How is postabortion intrauterine device (IUD) insertion performed?

Updated: Nov 29, 2018
  • Author: Sarah Hagood Milton, MD; Chief Editor: Christine Isaacs, MD  more...
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After performing a thorough physical examination to rule out any signs of intrauterine or cervical infection, either a levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system or the copper T380A IUD may be inserted using the steps outlined above.


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