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Had sex a week before I got my IUD inserted on 9/26/13
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kambriraye posted:
i've been spotting ever since I've had it in, could I be pregnant my doctor ordered a pregnancy test today don't get the results back til tomorrow but im freaking out?
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tlkittycat1968 responded:
Well, and IUD is supposed to prevent the implantation of a fertlized egg and since it takes 6-10 days for a fertilized egg to make it to the uterus, chances are pretty slim.
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Mweaver93 responded:
I have an Iud No matter what your doctor should have done a pregnancy test . if your pregnant it could possible be a tubil but most likey is pretty slim... but ive got pregnant on my IUD and ahd a m/c..
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tlkittycat1968 replied to Mweaver93's response:
Even if her doctor would have done a pregnancy test, it would have been too soon for it to be accurate. It takes 6-10 days for a fertilized egg to implant and another few days for there to be enough of the pregnancy hormone to register on a pregnancy test.
Proud mommy to PJ (6)
 
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lovebird79 responded:
I had some spotting for a bit after I had mine inserted.
It's pretty normal. Cramping afterwards is pretty normal as well.

I agree with tlkittycat1968 - chances are you are not pregnant.


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