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I had a mirena placed in me 10/15/2013..have not had a

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I had a mirena placed in me 10/15/2013..have not had a period of yesterday morning I started cramping real bad (still am)and's look like old blood and it comes and goes.but the cramping has not stoped..should I go to the ER..Thank you Karen.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 1 year ago.


The ER is fine.

The cause of bleeding needs to be assessed.

OK, so that is an initial answer….

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
It was ok.ty..
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 1 year ago.


please rate a positive rating on the rating scale.

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Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

Hello Karen.

Did you go to the ER? What did they find?

I would like to help you get to the bottom of this. It might be a serious problem like infection or cervical cancer.

Let's continue this chat so you can get all the help you need