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My girlfriend an I had sex in early Dec 2014. She had an IUD. She claimed to have had a miscarriage. Is it possible?

Patient: My girlfriend an I had sex in early Dec 2014. She has an IUD. She claims to have had a miscarriage on Jan 24 2015. She had no prior signs of pregnancy. Is this possible?

 

 

Doctor: Hello,Thanks for the query.There is a possibility of IUD to have failed. In such a case, there is chance of pregna ncy which can be possible and hence the chances of the miscarriage .No contraception is possible to be hundred percent effective.Hope this helped.Regards

 


 

 
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Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Manitoba. He currently operates a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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