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How often should I check for the IUD string in my vagina?

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Dr. Raj Syal
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Rarely

I do not instruct patients to check for the string on a routine basis.
Expulsion of the IUD is rare. If in doubt or you need reassurance then check.

In brief: Rarely

I do not instruct patients to check for the string on a routine basis.
Expulsion of the IUD is rare. If in doubt or you need reassurance then check.
Dr. Raj Syal
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