A 33-year-old member asked:
what is the post ablation tubal sterilization syndrome?
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Dr. Charles Whiting answered
26 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Cyclic pain...: Some women with a history of both an ablation procedure and a tubal sterilization procedure will have pain around the same time each month. This is caused by menstrual bleeding in the tube that can't escape because the ablation blocked the tube on one side and the sterilization blocked it on the other. As a result, the tube can become distended with menstrual blood and this hurts! Best wishes!
Answered on Apr 29, 2018
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