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A 19-year-old female asked:

My cervix is higher up dur to where i am in my cycle checked iud strings they feel shorter i still have the spotting i was told i can get from 3 ti 6 months is it due to my cervix being higher up or should i worry?

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Dr. Hishalah Zvulon
22 years experience
If you have concerns the best course of action is to discuss with the provider who inserted the IUD, by scheduling an appointment for an examination. One may experience breakthrough bleeding for the first 6 months following insertion. The bleeding is not due to position of cervix. Consider link from Mayo Clinic to review https://www.mayoclinic.org/tests-procedures/mirena/about/pac-20391354
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