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A 18-year-old female asked:

can a fertilized egg move after its been attached to the uterus wall, then reattach to the uterus wall in a different spot?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Milroy Samuel
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Unlikely: Once implantation occurs movement will not occur unless you miscarry.

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