Dr. Myrtle Oates

Obstetrics and Gynecology
TX
38 years experience

About

Specialties
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Obstetrics and Gynecology

Licenses

United States: Texas

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

301 Answers
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Myrtle Oates
38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Probably normal: Hello Annie, Ovulation can be painful at times. When a woman ovulates there can be bleeding into the abdomen as the egg ruptures through the capsu ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Myrtle Oates
38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Hello Michelle, Orsythia and Sronyx are both combination Oral contraceptive pills. They both contain levonorgestrel and ethinyl estradiol .1 mg/2 ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Myrtle Oates
38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Sperm+egg = pregnant: Hello Susan, The egg lives approximately 24 hrs. after ovulation. So if there was sperm present at the time the egg was viable then pregnancy is qui ... Read More
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Mar 30, 2015
You gave me some information which helped me to understand my condition, and to ask better questions when I saw my own gynaecologist. Thank you. #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Oates is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Oates is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you so much, the waiting period is extremely difficult especially when I have no idea what is going on with my body. Thank you so much for your
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Thank you!! I am terrified of my body repeating the experience yet again. I have two living children, ages 8 and 6; I'd hate to let them down.
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you so much! I will definitely wait the week before testing again as today it came up negative!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Louisville School of Medicine, KY
Graduated 1982MD
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