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Tubectomy recovery time

A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Silverman
Fertility Medicine 49 years experience
Yes: Recovery after tubal ligation depends upon the method used if you've had general anesthesia and a procedure that entered the abdominal procedure ie ... Read More
Dr. Philip Chenette
Fertility Medicine 38 years experience
1-2 weeks: Most women are up and about in 1-3 days after reversal of a tubal ligation. Full recovery takes 6 weeks.

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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
General Surgery 56 years experience
Out pt surgery: Most of doctors offices are not equipped , but in a ambulatory setting could be done as out patient surgery , most of insurances cover it , low risk p... Read More
Dr. Jane Van Dis
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Yes: Essure is a great sterilization method. It takes about 20 minutes. You meet w/ dr. Obtain history, etc. Most drs will give you rx for meds to take bef... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barbara Coulter-Smith
Obstetrics and Gynecology 32 years experience
2-6 weeks: Most women feel pretty good after a c-section. The recovery is typically about 6 weeks but is progressively better after the first week or two. Most ... Read More
Dr. Brian Enggano
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Varies: 3-4 days is the typical hospital stay after a c-section. A total of 4-6 weeks is usually the complete recovery time although some women take a little... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Liehr
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
BTL/Ablation: Generally the surgery you are referring to is done under general. Some offices offer in office ablation but the tubal ligation portion (assuming lapar... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Not often: The rate of tubal failure depends on the technique used but is roughly 1/400. When I have a patient experience a tubal failure i recommend removing th... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 42 years experience
A tubal can fail: At any time if you think you are pregnant please see your obgyn asap as #1 you need to know if you are and #2 if you had a tubal then you have an incr... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Earl Ferguson
Plastic Surgery 27 years experience
Can be done: As long as you have a surgeon qualified in each of those procedures, i would see no reason why not.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine 29 years experience
Varies: There is no specific time restriction, it works as well sooner and later. results vary with "how" the ligation was down. Generally use of clips (Hulka... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Period: Although you had a tubaligation, there is a failure rate. I would check a home pregnancy test. I would then talk to your doctor or gynecologist.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 51 years experience
Pregnancy ? : To take a pregnancy test would be the way to go if your period has changed from your usual period days in terms of duration and flow. Pregnancy can h... Read More

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