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Dr. Qamar Khan
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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


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If my tubes are tied can I obvulate and get pregnant?

If my tubes are tied can I obvulate and get pregnant?

Gynecology: Tying the fallopian tubes to inhibit the chance of pregnancy does not in any way mess with the internal hormones or menstrual cycles and a female will continue to ovulate. The goal of tubal ligation is to create a barrier that the sperm cannot swim past to impregnate an ovulated egg. ...Read more

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Can i get pregnant if my tubes are tied n cut?

Can i get pregnant if my tubes are tied n cut?

Yes: There is a very small but real risk of a failed tubal ligation. The failure rate is low at 2-10/per 1, 000 women. There is no 100% guarantee for any form of tubal ligation. ...Read more

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How can I get pregnant if my fallopian tubes are clamped?

How can I get pregnant if my fallopian tubes are clamped?

Reversal, IVF: You can get pregnant by having a tubal reversal, surgery to reconnect the tubes. You could also get pregnant with in vitro fertilization where your eggs are collected, sperm is mated with eggs and embryo is put back in uterus. Depending on clinic, both surgery and ivf cost around $10, 000 depending on whether you have infertility insurance and cost doctors charge. ...Read more

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My tubes are tied, can I still have a period and get pregnant?

Yes : Having your tubes tied will not affect whether you have a period. Most people will cycle normally after having your tubes tied. The commonly quoted failure rate of a tubal is 1 out of 500. ...Read more

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How can i get pregnant if my tubes are burnt and tied?

How can i get pregnant if my tubes are burnt and tied?

Nearly impossible: That would be nearly impossible and would require experimental, expensive surgery. I believe in the U.S. you would have had to have significantly demonstrated you understood this when you consented to have your tubal ligation surgery. ...Read more

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If I did a insemination while my tubes are clamped can I still get pregnant?

If I did a insemination while my tubes are clamped can I still get pregnant?

Tubes clamped: No, the sperm must fertilize the egg in the fallopian tube. If the tubes are clamped, they cannot meet to form a pregnancy ...Read more

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Can I have intrauterine insemination if my tubes are tied?

Can I have intrauterine insemination if my tubes are tied?

No: This wouldn't make any sense: with 'tied' tubes the sperm you put in the uterus would still not reach the egg to fertilize it. ...Read more

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Can i be pregnant even if my tudes are tide?

Can i be pregnant even if my tudes are tide?

1/300 chance.: 3/1000 women with bilateral tubal ligation can get pregnant subsequently. ...Read more

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Is the IVF expensive. If my tubes are still tied and I am ovulating and have intercourse can I get pregnant and how would i know if its not tubal?

Is the IVF expensive. If my tubes are still tied and I am ovulating and have intercourse can I get pregnant and how would i know if its not tubal?

IVF ectopic: Ivf can be expensive. Rate of pregnancy is low, but not zero. If you were to come back with a positive pregnancy test, only your physician with blood testing and solnogram is able to determine if it is, in fact, ectopic (tubal). ...Read more

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Can a female still get pregnant if her tubes are clamped?

No: Unless the tubal failed the failure rate should be low if the tubal was done correctly, to prove if your tubes are blocked your obgyn can send you for an hsg which is an xray to show that or not, if tubes are blocked and u wnat pregnancy they may or may not be able to reverse the tubal or you will need in vitro fert if u miss a period do a blood preg test as if + could be an ectopic or an iup. ...Read more

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Can you get pregnant if your tubes are tied clipped and burned?

Can you get pregnant if your tubes are tied clipped and burned?

Unlikely : Although no sterilization is 100%, pregnancy is unlikely. The failure rate can be from 1:1,000 to 3,500 depending on the type of procedure performed. If you have symptoms though, check a urine preg test ASAP. You have a very high risk of ectopic if your procedure fails. If you want a normal pregnancy, tubal reversals are possible vs in-vitro if needed. Talk to your Doc and trust your TL. ...Read more

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Can I get pregnant even if my tubes r tide?

Can I get pregnant even if my tubes r tide?

Rarely, need surgery: Almost all tubal ligations are reversible. Unfortunately, reproductive medicine has moved away from reversal surgery. Most practices pushing patients to ivf despite it being 3x as expensive for the preg rate. Our program is one of a handful that offers laparoscopic tubal reversal (outpatient) at a very low cost. With good ovarian function the preg rate can be >90% with chance for more preg.'s. ...Read more

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Can you get pregnant why your tubes are still tied?

Can  you get pregnant  why your  tubes are still tied?

Sometimes: Every contraceptive method including tubal ligation has a failure rate, albeit very small in this case. ...Read more

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Can you get pregnant if your tubes have been tied?

Can you get pregnant if your tubes have been tied?

Need surgery or IVF: You need either a surgical tubal ligation reversal or IVF - In Vitro Fertilization. Surgery can have high tubal patency rates (70% chance at least one tube stays open) but a higher chance of a tubal (ectopic) pregnancy. IVF may get you pregnant faster. The decision is affected by your age, your partner's sperm (get a semen analysis for him even if you have kids together). See a MD who does both. ...Read more

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If I did not have my tubes cut tied and burned, just tied, what are my chances of having an ectopic pregnancy?

If I did not have my tubes cut tied and burned, just tied, what are my chances of having an ectopic pregnancy?

Minimal: failure rate for tubals regardless of approach are 2-5/1000 procedures. Ectopic risk in this group is about 30 % of failures. ...Read more

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Can you tell me if i could still ovulate while my tubes are tied?

Can you tell me if i could still ovulate while my tubes are tied?

Won't affect: Put it this way: tying tubes will not affect your ovulation. You list your age as 50 y.o. (correct?), you may very well not be ovulating at 50. I hope this helps. ...Read more

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My tubes are tied, can I still have a child??

My tubes are tied, can I still have a child??

Possible: by IVF or can have tubes reconnected but only is about 10% successful and very expensive(insurance does not cover it) ...Read more

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Dr. Victor Beshay
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Tubal Ligation (Definition)

Sterilization procedure for women. It may involve a small incision in in the belly botton to fulgrate the tubes or tie them and remove ...Read more