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Before having an intrauterine device (IUD) inserted, you will probably have:
Before and during the procedure, the doctor usually:
You may have some cramping during the procedure.
Your doctor will ask you to feel the string in your vagina before leaving the exam room so you will know how to check for IUD placement each month after each period.
Current as ofSeptember 5, 2018
Author: Healthwise StaffMedical Review: Sarah A. Marshall, MD - Family MedicineAdam Husney, MD - Family MedicineKathleen Romito, MD - Family MedicineRebecca Sue Uranga, MD - Obstetrics and Gynecology
Current as of:
September 5, 2018
Medical Review:Sarah A. Marshall, MD - Family Medicine & Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine & Rebecca Sue Uranga, MD - Obstetrics and Gynecology
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