Is the mirena iud required to be removed prior to surgery?

I understand that pill methods birth control is required to be stopped prior to surgery. But was not clear if the mirena is included in that .

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Is the mirena iud required to be removed prior to surgery?

Removing a mirena IUD prior to surgery is not necessary. Please choose to see a board certified surgeon with plenty of photos to show you his/her results. 


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