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can you have a baby after a partial hysterectomy

A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: The hysterectomy should have no direct impact on your ability to breast feed. You may need some help getting started if you took a few days off, but a ... Read More

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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Evaluation: You will need to see a reproductive endocrinologist who can read your operation report, evaluate the pathology report and do a sonogram to determine w ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Aaron Roland
34 years experience Family Medicine
Surrogacy!: Your eggs can still be harvested and fertilized in vitro with your partner's sperm. The embryo can be implanted into a willing surrogate who can carry ... Read More
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Low: At 48, your ovaries are still functioning, but the chances of a baby are low. Risk of trisomy 21 is 1:8, risk of trisomy 18 1:33, and risk of any chr ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: If you still have functioning ovaries, you could conceive. If there is any question, take a pregnancy test. If you have had a hysterectomy (total or ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Benjamin Schwartz
25 years experience Gynecologic Oncology
Yes: If the cervix was left in place (a supracervical hysterectomy) you can still get vaginal bleeding with each cycle.
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
No: No.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Byron Hapner
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Usually yes: Vaginal birth after a c/section (vbac) is a topic you may wish to discuss with your obstetrician or midwife. Several individual factors may influence ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rakhi Dimino
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possible cycle: If you had a hysterectomy where the uterus and cervix were removed, then you cannot have a period. If your cervix was left in place, there is a 20-30% ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dale Kristle
39 years experience Gynecology
No: If your uterus has been removed, IVF is not possible.
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Dr. Betsy Greenleaf
22 years experience Gynecology
What part?: If you still have ovaries there is a rare chance of ectopic pregnancy. Without ovaries you will not create an egg to be fertilized. Without a uterus ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Katherine Sutherland
42 years experience Gynecology
6 weeks: It generally takes 6 weeks for healing to be complete.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
19 years experience Fertility Medicine
Anytime: Tubal ligations can be performed 1 day after delivery. It may also be done anytime afterwards.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
23 years experience Family Medicine
No: Unless you are referring to adopting them. The term partial hysterectomy is generally referred to as removing the uterus while leaving the ovaries be ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pathway: There must be a pathway for sperm to find and fertilize an egg. If the uterus has been removed then there is not a pathway.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Rivera Jimenez
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Hysterectomy: Hysterectomy does not have anything to do with having orgams. Having orgasm depends on mutiple social issues like marital satisfaction, feeling of wel ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Very unlikely: If these procedures were done correctly and in a way that the tubes could not reconnect, then pregnancy is not going to happen. A partial hysterectom ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Probably nothing: But without examining you and knowing the medical background cannot say for sure. Why don't you call and ask the surgeon who performed the procedure? ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Hulse
26 years experience Gynecology
Depends.: It depends on the size and location of the fibroid that was removed. If the surgery required a large uterine incision then you could have increased r ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alfredo Nieves
39 years experience Gynecology
Yes: Most likely there was endometriosis present at the time of hysterectomy that was not removed. In the presence of hormonal stimulation endometriosis co ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Powers
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: However, you will have to go through ivf. Without fallopian tubes, there is no way for egg and sperm to meet other than artificially, outside the bod ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Consultation time: You should discuss this with your present obgyn or whoever did the surgeries involved. There are variations in the extent of work required to do a my ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miguel Cano
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depends: Vbac (vaginal birth after c-sec) depends on many factors. Type of incision, reason for c-section, no contraindications for tol (trial of labor) such a ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
Partial hysterectomy: Yes depending on which part was taken out. Discuss with your Dr.
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