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Does having an IUD increase your chance of having an ectopic pregnancy?

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Dr. Vasu Brown
Wound care
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Yes IUD increases chance of ectopic pregnancy.

In brief: Yes

Yes IUD increases chance of ectopic pregnancy.
Dr. Vasu Brown
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Dr. Karen Jones
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: No

Though occasionally women with an iud get ectopic pregnancies the chance is lower than if she didn't have the iud.

In brief: No

Though occasionally women with an iud get ectopic pregnancies the chance is lower than if she didn't have the iud.
Dr. Karen Jones
Dr. Karen Jones
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