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A 29-year-old female asked:

Hi doctor at age 27 i had a miscarriage at 17 weeks. it was a stillborn as they couldnt do d&c on me. what are the chances of having another one?

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Dr. Kristen Whiting
General Practice 27 years experience
Same as before: Having one miscarriage doesn't increase your chances of having a second miscarriage. Neither does having a D&C. If you have two miscarriages your chances of a third start to increase. Best Wishes

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Last updated Sep 28, 2016

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