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Can you still get pregnant after having an abortion?

Can you still get pregnant after having an abortion?

You mean EVER?: Yes, you generally can get pregnant after having had an abortion. If you had certain medical complications, i.e., infection, you could have problems that would make getting pregnant more difficult - but it's not likely. Most women have healthy pregnancies later in their lives - when they are really to welcome a baby. If you mean, right after an abotion, yes it can happen, so take precautions. ...Read more

Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
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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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How many weeks pregnant could you get an abortion?

Abortion?: A medical abortion can be performed in general through the 12th week of pregnancy. It is illegal in some states beyond that time. An ultrasound will provide an accurate measure in weeks of the pregnancy. Consult your healthcare provider for a referral, since many physicians for personal reasons do not perform them. Call Planned Parenthood for a referral if your physician is not able to help. ...Read more

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Can you get pregnant 1week after a surgical abortion?

Can you get pregnant 1week after a surgical abortion?

Birth Control: yes, it is possible to get pregnant one week after an abortion. Also it is recommended not to have intercourse for at least 4 weeks after a D+c to allow your cervix to fully close. ...Read more

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How soon could someone get pregnant after an abortion? I'm scared to have sex because I've heard your most fertile after having a baby or an abortion.

How soon could someone get pregnant after an abortion? I'm scared to have sex because I've heard your most fertile after having a baby or an abortion.

Soon: Depending on how far along you were, it is possible to ovulate and get pregnant again within a few weeks after an abortion. You can start most almost any contraceptive method the same day as a first trimester abortion, including an IUD. Please see your clinician about starting an effective contraceptive method. Use condoms or abstain until then. ...Read more

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Can you explain if it's possible to have pain during sex after an ectopic pregnancy?

Can you explain if it's possible to have pain during sex after an ectopic pregnancy?

Possibly: If ectopic pregnancy resulted in some scarring in the pelvis, there's the potential for painful sexual intercourse. On a more short-term basis, there could easily be some soreness for a few weeks even without scar tissue. ...Read more

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Can you get pregnant during or right after your period?

Probably not: Most women do not ovulate until at least 7 to 14 days after the period starts. If you have 21 day cycles, then you likely ovulate about 7 days after your period starts and there would be about a 1 in 1000 chance that you could conceive by having sex during your period. ...Read more

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Can you get pregnant 4 days after an abortion or is it impossible?

Can you get pregnant 4 days after an abortion or is it impossible?

The latter: That would be impossible. A woman cannot get pregnant 4 days after ending an existing pregnancy. ...Read more

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If you take the abortion pill and have sex a week after can you get pregnant?

Unlikely: But not theoretically impossible. If you are fertile, as soon as you ovulate after abortion you are at risk of becoming pregnant again. ...Read more

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How soon can you get pregnant after you had a miscarriage ?

How soon can you get pregnant after you had a miscarriage 
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Soon: Once you feel ready, you can start trying. Make sure your preconception status is optimized. Take prenatal vitamins with folic acid and DHA, do not smoke, drink alcohol, or use any other recreational drugs. Any medical disorders such as diabetes, hypertension, should be well controlled, hopefully your body weight is also in the optimum range, engage in regular physical activity. Best Wishes! ...Read more

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Can you get pregnant after miscarriage without a period?

Can you get pregnant after miscarriage without a period?

Yes: Yes, it is possible as the egg comes out before a period shows up and can be fertilized. ...Read more

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Can you get pregnant 7-10 days after a abortion?

NO: It would take at least several weeks before ovulation would occur after the end of a pregnancy - abortion or otherwise. Conception will not occur until ovulation. ...Read more

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How likely are you to get pregnant immediately after having a baby?

How likely are you to get pregnant immediately after having a baby?

Almost immediately: This has been commonly referred to as "_ _ _ _ _ _ (insert ethnic term here ) twins" it is possible to become pregnant almost immmediately after pregnancy and children have been born inthe same calendar year. Some say nursing may diminish this tendency but I am aware of many exceptions to this. ...Read more

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Is it safe to get pregnant right after an abortion?

Is it safe to get pregnant right after an abortion?

Ask the doc: Who did it , but you should have a least 2-3 normal periods after to make sure everything is back to normal before you try to get preg. ...Read more

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I need to know if I can get pregnant after having in abortion and withing 3 days I had sex can i get pregnant?

I need to know if I can get pregnant after having in abortion and withing 3 days I had sex can i get pregnant?

Termination: Well you are at risk of infection from sex less than 2 weeks from termination, but in general you start ovulating again 2-4 weeks after the termination. Probably time to get on birth control ...Read more

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How soon after an abortion do you get a normal period again?

Maybe 1-3 months: With very early abortion, your period may be regular the next cycle. If abortion is later, it may take a couple of months, but this is difficult to tell as every woman is different. So, if u r not planning to get pregnant, barrier method/pills/iuds/injectables etc..Are recommended. If you are still concerned, consult doc..Good luck. ...Read more

Dr. Milroy Samuel
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Abortion (Definition)

In medical circles, the term abortion applies to any loss of a pregnancy before 25 weeks, such as spotaneous abortion (ie miscarrage). In non-medical circles, it refers to the termination of ...Read more