Top
20
Doctor insights on: How Will Chlamydia Infection Affect My Chances Of Getting Pregnant

Share
1

1
How will chlamydia infection affect my chances of getting pregnant?

How will chlamydia infection affect my chances of getting pregnant?

Depends: Chlamydia and gonorrhea can cause scarring of the fallopian tubes and therefore lead to infertility or ectopic pregnancy. It is important to get tested at your doctor's office if you think your have it. With that said, majority of patients treated for chlamydia go on to have normal pregnancies. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
Dr. Andrew Seibert
4 doctors shared insights

Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


2

2
How can the pill affect chances of getting pregnant?

How can  the pill affect chances of getting pregnant?

Decreases it.: If you mean later, once you are off of the pill - it does not decrease ones future fertility potential. Other factors do - if someone is older, say 39 years or older - then it can be harder to conceive; other medical conditions, obesity can all negatively impact fertility. When you are actively taking the pill with 'perfect' use, the chance of getting pregnant is only 1-2%. ...Read more

3

3
Does bacteria vaginosis decrease the chances of getting pregnant? Thank you

Does bacteria vaginosis decrease the chances of getting pregnant?

Thank you

No: But it can cause problems when you get pregnant (besides being uncomfortable.) see a doctor it's easy to treat! ...Read more

5

5
Can ureaplasma lower your chance of getting pregnant?

Can ureaplasma lower your chance of getting pregnant?

Here are some ...: To a great extent, ureaplasma is an opportunistic microorganism, which would not harm the host although occasionally it may be blamed to cause PID, which may cause Fallopian tube obstruction leading to female infertility. Yet, its real significance is still unclear. More detail? Ask your gyn-doc timely for realistic discussion and care as needed so to go beyond 400-letter space. Best wish... ...Read more

6

6
How can I increase my chances of becoming pregnant? What can decrease my chances of getting pregnant?

How can I increase my chances of becoming pregnant? What can decrease my chances of getting pregnant?

Folate (folic acid). Smoking..: Some factors that can increase your fertility: Folic Acid 1-5 mg daily, normal weight for height, regular vaginal intercourse at least thrice weekly, balanced diet, low stress and regulation of any chronic disorders such as hypertension, diabetes, lupus etc. Other factors will decrease your fertility: smoking, obesity, underweight, polycystic ovary syndrome (hyperandrogenemia chronic anovulation). ...Read more

7

7
How can I improve my chances of getting pregnant?

How can I improve my chances of getting pregnant?

Couple of things: Intercourse every other day from day 10-22 of your cycle if you have a 28-30 day cycle. Day 1 is the first day of your period. Do not use KY for lubricant. ...Read more

8

8
Will a past abortion affect my chances of getting pregnant?

Will a past abortion affect my chances of getting pregnant?

Not necessarily: Most women who have had an abortion have no problem conceiving in the future. Having said that, as women get older, pregnancy is more difficult to attain. If they did a surgical abortion, the endometrium could be affected and a very small percentage of patients can develop uterine adhesions that can prevent pregnancy or increase pregnancy loss. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
10

10
Does peeing right after sex reduce my chances of getting pregnant? What can i do to increase my chances of getting pregnant?

Does peeing right after sex reduce my chances of getting pregnant? What can i do to increase my chances of getting pregnant?

Know your ovulation: First, urinating after sex has nothing to do with pregnancy , it is to prevent urinary infection. Secondly,if you wish to get pregnant you should know when you ovulate( when the egg comes out and ready to meet the sperms). It happens in the mid cycle, 14 th day after periods, . There are over the counter kits availble at your pharmacy to know this. You should have intercourse on that day. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
11

11
How to increase my chances of getting pregnant?

How to increase my chances of getting pregnant?

Ovluation: Optimize chances of becoming pregnant by using an ovulation predictor chart or an ovulation predictor kit. ...Read more

12

12
Does the number of days I menstruate affect my chances of getting pregnant???

Not if regular flow: A menstrual flow can last normally 2 to 7 days and if your periods are coming at regular intervals with a consistent flow, then chances of getting pregnant are not affected. bon chance! ...Read more

13

13
13year untreat of chlamydia chance i can get pregnant.

13year untreat of chlamydia chance i can get pregnant.

Evaluation Needed: There is no guarantee that you could get pregnant but anything untreated can decrease the efficacy of the organ in question. You should get an evaluation and treated. ...Read more

14

14
How can I increase my chances of getting pregnant?

Diet and Less Exerci: Without knowing all aspects of anyone's situation, we are big on recommending things to decrease metabolic stress that we think is responsible for the dramatic increase in fertility problems. Aside from start trying at a young age, pursuing a very low carbohydrate high fat diet is the answer for diet. Aerobic exercise is perceived as stress to the body so stop this and focus on resistance train. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
15

15
How can I increase my chances of getting pregnant?

Good timing: Assuming a 28 day cycle, daily intercourse from about day 8 through 16 should give you your best chance. You should be taking folic acid, eating a balanced diet, avoiding alcohol and smoking, and getting plenty of sleep. ...Read more

16

16
How can I reduce the chance of my child getting a bacterial infection?

How can I reduce the chance of my child getting a bacterial infection?

Avoid sick people: Keeping clean, cooking food thoroughly, and staying away from sick people are reliable ways to reduce bacterial infections. A bath or shower washes away bacteria than cause impetigo. Washing hands after using the bathroom (and washing hands before eating) helps prevent infections like typhoid and cholera. Not getting cough or sneezed on helps prevent illnesses like strep throat and whooping cough. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
17

17
I jave moderate ureaplasma infec, will it prevent me from getting pregnant in the future? Are there chances the infection will come back?

Not necessarily : The infection won't necessarily effect your fertility. If you are not getting pregnant, you will want to have an HSG to make sure your tubes are open. If you and your partner are both treated, the risk of recurrence is small. ...Read more

18

18
Does having an STD decrease the chances of getting pregnant?

Does having an STD decrease the chances of getting pregnant?

Possibly....: Certain stds could affect fertility....Have a discussion with your doctor about this and any possible testing that might be right for you. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
20

20
How can I increase my chances of becoming pregnant?

Good health: In order to become pregnant you need to be in general good health- a healthy diet,moderate exercise,good sleep,etc.Take prenatal vitamins to decrease the risk of birth defects.Avoid tobacco smoke, alcohol, and drugs.An ovulation predictor kit can be used to tell you when you are most fertile but don't stress over it.Enjoy sex but beware that sex too often can lower his sperm count.Hope this helps. ...Read more

Chlamydia (Definition)

Chlamydia is a curable sexually transmitted infection that is caused by the bacteria chlamydia trachomatis. This bacteria infects mucous membranes of the urethra, vagina, cervix, anus, rectum, eyelid, and throat. Chlamydia may be asymptomatic but some patients experience pain or burning during urination, nausea, fever, vaginal discharge, ...Read more


Dr. Sandra Eleczko
9 doctors shared insights

Infection (Definition)

Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more