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how long should you wait to have sex after a tubal

A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
19 years experience Fertility Medicine
After recovery: You may resume intercourse after tubal ligation once you have fully recovered from the surgical procedure. Your doctor will inform you of the recovery ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
23 years experience Family Medicine
2 weeks: Pelvic rest means no sex, no douching, and no tampons.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jumnah Thanapathy
45 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Varies: You can have sex when you stop bleeding and feel ready.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Postop instruction: You will need to check with your surgeon. Most advise two weeks after laparoscopic surgery. Once the tubal ligation is done fertility is stopped. The ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Roger Duvivier
46 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes. Have fun.: It seems like your risk of infection is quite small now that your bleeding has stopped and your risk of pregnancy is even smaller since your tubes hav ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Surgeon check up: You need to follow up with the surgeon who did the tubal ligation to be certain that there is no evidence of infection or other problems with an appoi ... Read More
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Dr. Yvette Westford
19 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Questionable: It is "safe" in the sense that you probably wont become pregnant from the experience:-) Could cause some pain and possibly an ascending infection in t ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anne Hale
Dr. Anne Hale answered
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: It is better to wait 8 weeks to prevent obtaining a hernia. Some might say 6 weeks but better safe than sorry!
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A female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience Family Medicine
Doctors Instructions: It is best to follow your doctors instructions so that you may heal completely. Whether anyone on this site tells their patients differently is beside ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Take a test : If you think you might be pregnant then check a home pregnancy test. They are cheap, reliable and available at any pharmacy. Seems highly unlikely i ... Read More
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