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Can I get pregnant without a cervix without ever having a period?

Can I get pregnant without a cervix without ever having a period?

Yes. But not likely: To be pregnant you must produce an egg if you are not having periods, you are unlikely to be ovulating (producing eggs) additionally your age and absent cervix make pregnancy extremely unlikely. ...Read more

Dr. Jeffrey Satinover
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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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Is it possible to get pregnant without a cervix or uterus?

Not usually: Pregnancy almost always occurs by implantation of the early embryo in the uterus. Therefore, the absence of the uterus makes it extremely rare to become pregnant. ...Read more

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How easy can u get pregnant if your cervix is open?

Normal: The normal cervix is always "open". If the cervix is not open then conception cannot happen. The menstrual flow would be retained in the uterus, which would soon become a big problem. ...Read more

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A low cervix. Would I have a chance to get pregnant?

Yes: Cervical prolapse and vaginal relaxation is common in women in their 40's and older especially after having some children, however that should not effect your ability to conceive. It is much harder and more risky to conceive over 40. ...Read more

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If your cervix is bend is it harder to get pregnant?

If your cervix is bend is it harder to get pregnant?

No: Almost every cervix has some degree of bending or flexion - that is normal and does not affect the ability to conceive. ...Read more

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Can you still get pregnant if you're cervix is torn?

Yes: Injuries or lacerations to the cervix are a bigger risk factor for miscarriage than infertility. See your doctor. ...Read more

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I'm trying to get pregnant but can't I'm 32 with no children plus a small cervix please tell me how can I get pregnant?

I'm trying to get pregnant but can't I'm 32 with no children plus a small cervix please tell me how can I get pregnant?

Time for consult: If you have been having unprotected sex with your partner for more than a year & not conceived, a workup at a fertility center may be the best way to find answers. Both you & your partner will need to be evaluated. Your regular OB can sometimes start the process but the center can study you both & provide information on assisted pregnancy if needed. ...Read more

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I have a tilted cervix is there a good position to try to get pregnant or should I just do the normal sex positions? Also when is the best time totry

I have a tilted cervix is there a good position to try to get pregnant or should I just do the normal sex positions? Also when is the best time totry

Sex position: There was a time in gynecologic history where we would do surgery to bring the uterus and cervix in an up-right position thinking that would make the woman conceive more readily in a missionary position. We don't do this surgery any more, because we now think that sex position does not make a difference in a woman's capability to conceive. ...Read more

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Rubbing sperm on cervix to get pregnant?

Sex is more fun!: Don't know why you'd want to do that. Sex is a lot more fun the normal way? Rubbing sperm on the cervix won't increase your chances of getting pregnant. The guys can find your cervix fine by themselves, even in the dark. They're very well trained. ...Read more

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Can I still get pregnant if my cervix is low and hard?

Can I still get pregnant if my cervix is low and hard?

Ovulation: Yes. Of course. You get pregnant when your ovary releases an egg if there is sperm there waiting to impregnate it. The position of your cervix has no bearing on your ability to conceive. Sperm manage to find the cervix and swim through it regardless of where it is anatomically. ...Read more

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Can you get pregnant after a cauterization of the cervix?

Yes: Once the cervix heals from this (2-3 weeks) usually a person's fertility is the same as before the cauterization. Rarely the cervical canal becomes narrowed, but it is 1 out of 1000. ...Read more

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What happens if cervix is retroflexion? Can I get pregnant?

Absolutely: The nice thing about sperm and ejaculate is that they swim and it is fluid. SO even if your cervix is posterior or retroflexed, plenty of sperm will find their way there to impregnate you. ...Read more

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How soon after a cervix cauterization can I get pregnant without risks?

How soon after a cervix cauterization can I get pregnant without risks?

Depends: If this was done for mild precancer of the cervix, I would suggest waiting until you've had a follow-up pap before trying to get pregnant. This should be done anywhere from 3-6 mos after your treatment. You want to be sure your doc got rid of all the abnormal cells. ...Read more

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Am I more likely to get pregnant right after an abortion because of there cervix being open?

No: You are only able to get pregnant when you ovulate which has nothing to do with your cervix being open. Ovulation is an unpredictable event so start using contraception as soon as your health care provider says it is safe to resume sexual ntercourse unless you want to get pregnant again. ...Read more

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Is it generally less difficult to get pregnant when your cervix is still open after an abortion?

NO: Your cervix should close immediately after an abortion- if the abortion is 'complete'. You can't get pregnant 'immediately' afterwards b/c your body won't be ovulating for a little while after the abortion occurs. ...Read more

Cervix (Definition)

The uterine cervix is the opening of the ...Read more