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Left my tampon in too long and have extreme pain

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Dr.  Deepti Verma MD

Hi, I have pain in my lower left side of my labia manora, I think it's linked to having my period, I just got off of it on Tuesday, Dec . 6th but I kept my tampon in too long on Monday, I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepti Verma ( OBGYN)
Dr. Rakhi Tayal MD

Hi. I accidently left my tampon in for 3 days! I removed it and it was gross, im not in any pain yet, although my stomach feels a bit tender but I now have a foul smelling brown discharge coming from ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakhi Tayal ( OBGYN)
Dr.         Muhammad Hanif MD

I just realized I left a tampon in for maybe more than 4-5 days. I had put other tampons under it ... the old tampon about 15 minutes ago. But now I'm extremely afraid of TSS. I have no... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Hanif ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Aarti Abraham MD

My period started today so I went to insert a tampon. When I started inserting it I noticed a extreme pain. It also hurt to remove it. Now I am noticing it is uncomfortable to sit, it constantly feels ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Aarti Abraham ( OBGYN)
Dr.   Aarti Abraham MD

Hi, I am having severe pain in what feels like the bottom of my pelvis. It particularly hurts when I squat down. I started my period yesterday and the pain started with it. I have always had very ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Aarti Abraham ( OBGYN)

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Dr.  Umme Faiza MD

Hello, I had put a tampon on in yesterday about 6pm ...I woke up this morning and I couldn t find it... being that I worked a ten hour day I was extremely tired... and I couldn t remember if I took ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Umme Faiza ( Cardiologist)
Dr.   Ashakiran S MD

I wear tampons regularly while on my period. I just took a tampon out before peeing, like I normally do. However, after taking it out, I had an extremely sharp pain in my abdomen and a little... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashakiran S ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kulsoom Qureshi MD

now have extreme pain inside my abdomen on the left side where the tampon was lodged. I also feel like ...I accidentally forgot I had a tampon in and put another one in on top. The first... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kulsoom Qureshi ( OBGYN)
Dr. Kulsoom Qureshi MD

if i had a tampon in or not, well two days ago i got a yeast infection, and last night i had sex ... a tampon. that had been in there about a week or so. do i need to go see a dr. or anything i can do from ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kulsoom Qureshi ( OBGYN)
Dr.   Viraj Ravin Shah MD

My tampon hurts extremely bad when I try to take it out. I ve had it in for almost 8 hours now and it still won t come out. I ve tried squatting, relaxing, sitting in a warm bath to try and get it out ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Viraj Ravin Shah ( Dentist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Michelle Gibson James MD

HI, thanks for using healthcare magic It is possible that it would have resulted in an infection occurring. This may result in the emergence of additional symptoms such as discharge, pain, discomfort on...

Dr. Bhagyalaxmi Nalaparaju MD

Hi, It could be due to pelvic inflammation. I would suggest you visit a gynecologist for clinical examination and blood tests ,ultrasound scan. meantime you can take pain killers.

Dr.  Aarti Abraham MD

TSS would be more severe. you could be having mild infection due to the retained tampon. it is better to consult a gynecologist for internal examination and ultrasound. take care.