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Use of Intrauterine device and chances of pregnancy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   My boyfriend and I had sex, He pulled out before ejaculating. Way before, he didn't even ejaculate once he was out. I have mirena. What are my chances of becoming pregnant?
Doctor :   Hi
User :   hello
Doctor :   *here
Doctor :   Chances are minimal
Doctor :   As using progesterone
Doctor :   But I cany assure you 100%
Doctor :   Because the act of penetration will not act full control hence even the minute delays will deposit some sperms
User :   even though he didn't fully ejaculate at all?
Doctor :   I am saying chances
Doctor :   Dont worry when was the Mirena inserted
User :   A year ago
Doctor :   'Ok
Doctor :   Then Noo issues it will be active releases progestin
Doctor :   will automatically prevent pregnancy, even if sperms entered
User :   What about the 8 in 100 chance? do the odds go down after a year?
Doctor :   Thats why told you minimal chances
Doctor :   Any method of barrier contraception has very minimal failure rates
Doctor :   If you are so much worried, You can also Take emergency contraceptives
User :   I was suppose to start my period today and didn't
Doctor :   If your sexual intercourse is within 3 days
Doctor :   Was your periods rugular
Doctor :   regular
User :   no they never are
Doctor :   Then dont have to worry
Doctor :   Generally do they vary for about 5-7 dyas
Doctor :   days
User :   I took a pregnancy test and it was negative, should I take one again in a few days if I don't start in a few days?
User :   Sorry, I am having trouble with not worrying abou it
Doctor :   As said if worried and anxious that will also lead to irregular mensus
User :   and yes, they do. last time I was a week late
Doctor :   So you can get Beta hcg levels to confirm Pregnancy'
Doctor :   These are accurate markers for pregnancy
Doctor :   Did you follow me
User :   I think so, Your saying I have a slim to none chance of being pregnant and the pregnancy test would have told me if I were?
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   I advise the test to ease you from anxiety
Doctor :   Is there anything else i may help you with?
User :   No. That really helps. Thank you.
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me
Doctor :   Bye for now
User :   have a good one
Doctor :   Thank you
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