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A 26-year-old female asked:

For the past week ive felt discomfort on the left side of my pelvic region. tender w/ pressure and now ive been feeling waves of mild pain in the area. my bowel movements r normal. i can still feel my iud strings. no nausea, no vomit what is wrong?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 63 years experience
Gynecologist: I recommend having an examination by your gynecologist. Pelvic inflammatory disease, tubal or ovarian pathology are possible causes of your pelvic discomfort and tenderness.
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