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Can a tampon to get into the uterus after having intercourse many times? Is it possible for a doc to miss (not see) a lost tampon during a pap smear?

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Dr. Robert Killian
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In brief: Tampons and Doctors

No. A tampon could not get into the uterus.
But, tampons can get pushed up under the back of the cervix and get forgotten. A gynecologist who knows you are worried about his can take extra efforts to make sure your vagina is empty on their vaginal exam.

In brief: Tampons and Doctors

No. A tampon could not get into the uterus.
But, tampons can get pushed up under the back of the cervix and get forgotten. A gynecologist who knows you are worried about his can take extra efforts to make sure your vagina is empty on their vaginal exam.
Dr. Robert Killian
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