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A 24-year-old female asked:

Im 24 had a tubal ligation in 2011 and my period last month lasted only 3 days. since then, i've been feeling sick, having a rough time sleeping. preg?

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Dr. Janice Alexander
Obstetrics and Gynecology 43 years experience
See a Provider: Although your chances of pregnancy are low(1/1000)after a tubal ligation, it still can happen. See your provider and get checked out!
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Last updated May 6, 2013

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