My Mirena has been in for four years now, so soon I will need removal. The strings have been pushed INTO the uterus with the device. It is still in place, as they did a CAT scan and an Xray and saw it was still where it should be. But since a dr can't get to the strings to remove it, does anyone know what it will take to remove the device? Will my cervix have to be dilated?
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My strings have disappeared and I am having incredibly BAD pelvic pain! Has anyone had their Mirena?
... removed after losing their strings? If so, how did the doctor remove it?
1 answer • 3 Aug 2011
I was told that the strings just had to be cut down. But the strings are actually leaving marks on him. That's not supposed to happen right?
3 answers • 23 Aug 2011
My husband doesnt want sex anymore because the strings from mirena poke him. He says it is very painful.
1 answer • 20 Aug 2012
I have had the mirena IUD for about 10 months now. And it has given me a lot of problems. I had it put in I think 6 weeks after I had my son. They ...
1 answer • 1 Mar 2015