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What testing or evaluation do I need while using NuvaRing?

You will need to undergo regular Pap smears as well as regular pelvic and breast exams while using NuvaRing. You should examine your breasts monthly for lumps; if you find a lump, you should contact your doctor immediately. If, at any point while you are using NuvaRing you think you may be pregnant, you should either take a pregnancy test or contact your doctor. If you are pregnant, stop using NuvaRing and contact your doctor immediately.

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