IUD Intrauterine Device Removal Procedure Note

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PRE-OP DIAGNOSIS: _ 
POST-OP DIAGNOSIS: Same 
PROCEDURE: IUD removal
Performing Physician: _ 
Supervising Physician (if applicable): _
 
PROCEDURE: 
The speculum was placed and the IUD string visualized.  Using ringed forceps, the IUD string was grasped and the device was removed without difficulty.  Bleeding was minimal.
 
Followup: The patient tolerated the procedure well without complications.  Standard post-procedure care is explained and return precautions are given.
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