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Could An Iud Fall Come Out Of Your Cervix But Stay Inside Uterus
Will i end up having cervical cancer I have been having pain in my lower abdomen were my cervix and uturus is. I have had my IUD in for three years now. I had a pap smear a few weeks ago and the doctor said that my IUD is in good place and seems to be d
You : You need to discuss the results of your pap smear with your doctor again so you better understand what was found. Sometimes a test is done with the pap smear to determine if the cerix is infected with a strain of hpv that would put you at a higher risk for cancer and sometimes a special examination of the cervix called a colposcopy is needed to double check the area. Thankfully, many, many women who have abnormal cells will not develop cancer. ...Read more
I have just had a polyp removed from outside of my cervix and my uterus is closed so removal of my IUD is difficult. Can the polyp be a cause?
When an IUD is expelled does it just spontaneously fall out, or does the uterus actively push it out?
I have uterine prolapse. Can too much coughing cause my uterus to fall so much that I can feel my cervix in my vagina?
I currently have the 10 year IUD. I have had it going on 6 years now. Last week I began to feel a faint vibration in my uterus. What could this be?
Uterine vibration???: That's a new one to me. It is often difficult to isolate the source of a sensation in the abdominal area, and a vibration sensation in the lower mid abdomen could be from bowel, bladder or uterus, etc. A fetus that is moving will cause a slight tapping motion, and if you are worried about that, please do a pregnancy test. If the sensation is not painful and not constant, OK to give it some time ...Read more
Is contraction-like pain in the uterus in the month after having an IUD placed common? How long does the pain usually last?
No: You really shouldn't feel the iud in your uterus. Sometimes the uterus will cramp if the iud has fallen down a bit such that it touches or even falls down into the endocervical canal. I see this all the time. You can go back and ask for ultrasound to check and make sure iud is at the fundus and if not, ask for remove and replace another one. It can be very uncomfortable, i'm sorry you have this. ...Read more
There's a stretching feeling in my uterus. I had the IUD removed 2 weeks ago & unprotected sex day before removal & 2 days after. What's going on?
IUD placed and later an US found I had a bicornuate uterus. If the IUD still causes pain due to it being shifted will insurance cover removal of IUD?
Depends on Policy: Medical insurance policies are differ regarding coverage for women's or reproductive services. You need to check with your insurance carrier and if needed have your MD write a supplemental note + the ICD 10 codes that the IUD was removed for a specific medical reason if a claim is filed. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is IUD insertion more difficult on certain women because of their anatomy, uterus position, etc? Is there a way to know beforehand if I'm one of them?
Ultrasound sometimes: Distance between the upper end of device and the uterine fundus, as measured by ultrasound, may be utilized to predict degree of safety concerning contraceptive efficacy of the IUD. Sonographic exploration of the uterine anatomy before insertion of IUD to exclude women whose uterus is too small and to help selet appropriate IUD use;immediately after IUD insertion to detect incorrect location. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had unprotected sex on 9/10/12. I got my IUD removed (which had been out of place and low in my uterus) on 9/12/13. Could i be pregnant ?
Not dangerous: Its not dangerous to get an IUD if you have a tilted uterus. When the IUD goes it, it cramps like a bad period for a few minutes but isn't screaming pain. Best wishes! ...Read more
Small if experienced: If the md is experienced in insertion of iud's the risk is very small but not totally non-existent. ...Read more