8 doctors weighed in:
Is the IUD string bothersome?
8 doctors weighed in

Dr. Raj Syal
Obstetrics & Gynecology
6 doctors agree
In brief: No
If it is bothersome it can be cut shorter.

In brief: No
If it is bothersome it can be cut shorter.
Dr. Raj Syal
Dr. Raj Syal
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Dr. Raj Syal
Obstetrics & Gynecology
2 doctors agree
In brief: No
If you or your partner are having discomfort with the string, it can be cut shorter.

In brief: No
If you or your partner are having discomfort with the string, it can be cut shorter.
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Dr. Safiyya Shabazz
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Not usually
Your doctor can gently wrap long iud strings around your cervix to keep them from dangling out or cut them if they are too long.
One must take care, though, not to cut the strings too short, or they can feel spiky & uncomfortable to your partner.

In brief: Not usually
Your doctor can gently wrap long iud strings around your cervix to keep them from dangling out or cut them if they are too long.
One must take care, though, not to cut the strings too short, or they can feel spiky & uncomfortable to your partner.
Dr. Safiyya Shabazz
Dr. Safiyya Shabazz
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