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A 24-year-old female asked:

paragard iud fell out today 4/19 last time i had intercourse was 4/6 and it was in place at the time no sex since then. am i at pregnancy risk?

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Dr. James Burns
Emergency Medicine 37 years experience
While an IUD: is an effective form of birth control, even if it had not been dislodged to the point of losing you still have a chance of conceiving. You may want to do a baseline home pregnancy test first thing tomorrow and repeat in 30 days.

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Last updated Apr 20, 2019

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