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Can You Get Pregnant Two Weeks After Abortion
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
Can you get pregnant 2 or 3 weeks after a abortion which you needed d&c by doing unprotectected sex?
Could something be wrong with me if I can't get pregnant after two abortions I never had a problem until I got a abortion?
Yes: Sometimes the procedure can cause damage to the uterus, there can be an infection that damages the lining of the uterus or scar tissue that forms. A specialist can help evaluate the uterus in one of several different ways. Or, the infertility could be totally unrelated to the abortions. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have two kids & with my third one I got a surgical abortion, I want to know is it possible to get pregnant again? I've been trying & still no luck
I had a medical abortion two weeks ago. If I get pregnant now, before the 1st period to come, could the abortion pills affect the health of the baby?
Possibly: Depending on how the abortion was done one of the risks is infertility. Scar tissue can sometimes form in the uterus, making it difficult for an embryo to implant. However, most women do not have difficulty concieving after an abortion. Since you have concieved in the past, you may concieve again. You should contact your physician if you have not concieved in 12 months. ...Read more
Not usually: An abortion itself does not increase the chance of pregnancy. Since pregnancy only occurs in those able to get pregnanct, abortion, like miscarriage, selects out the fertile segment of the population. In this way the apparent pregnancy rate is increased compared to the population at large. Among the risks of elective termination is infection or scarring, both of which can cause infertility. ...Read more
Planned Parenthood: My advice is to contact planned parenthood if you have one in your area. ...Read more
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
Planned parenthood: You could try your local Planned Parenthood clinic. ...Read more
No: Generally not; there is no direct connection. ...Read more