A 38-year-old female asked:
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My ligation was done in 2005 and i've been normal on cycles since. I had two in nov one was normal and one abnormal. Took a pregnant test it was neg.Help?

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Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
Misinformed?: Having periods means not being pregnant, not the opposite. Irregular periods can happen for a variety of reasons. Medications, stress, extreme weight loss, exercise, obesity, etc.
Answered on Jan 3, 2014
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Not if ligation was: done correctly. Did you miss a period? If you did, you may wish to repeat the pregnancy test, use first morning urine and follow the instructions in t ... Read More
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Pregnant?: Sounds like it would be extremely unlikely or even impossible for you to be pregnant following a tubal ligation.
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Very low: Failure rate of tubal ligation is about 1/250.
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