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A 38-year-old female asked:

I had a d&c due to incomplete miscarriage (8 weeks) late thursday night. then yesterday (monday) i had fever, went back and they did another d&c to remove left over tissue. am i at a higher risk of fertility problems having two d&c back to back?

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Dr. Ralph Boling
Obstetrics and Gynecology 41 years experience
An infection: not being treated would impart a higher risk than a repeat D&C in most cases.
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