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47 y/o with history of PCOS/obesity. Essure and ablation in Jan 2013, but no follow up to make sure successful. Chances I could get pregnant?

47 y/o with history of PCOS/obesity.  Essure and ablation in Jan 2013, but no follow up to make sure successful.  Chances I could get pregnant?

PCOS: Your chances of getting pregnant are going to improve drastically with weight loss. Give it six months and if you haven't been able to get pregnant you will need to follow up with GYN ...Read more

Dr. Gregory Moneta
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Pregnancy (Definition)

If you're pregnant or planning to get pregnant, there are many things you can do to give your baby a healthy start: Regular prenatal visits along with laboratory testing, ultrasounds, prenatal vitamins and immunizations (like the flu shot and whopping cough booster). Now's the time to eat healthy, stay hydrated, and ...Read more

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Is it possible of pregnancy on essure after 2 months of 1 1/2 day periods nd getting lightheaded i got essure in 2011 first time my periods act up?

Is it possible of pregnancy on essure after 2 months of 1 1/2 day periods nd getting lightheaded i got essure in 2011 first time my periods act up?

Essure 100%: If your tubes were confirmed blocked by hysterosalpingography 3 months after insertion. Essure should not affect your periods. See your OB/Gyn for evaluation of irregular periods. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more

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Preventing Pregnancy (Checklist)

Take birth control pills at the same time each day as directed
Daily
Associate taking the pills with a common activity done daily
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Be aware of medication that could interfere with birth control
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Use barrier protection to prevent STDs
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What is the risk of pregnancy after having the essure procedure? Can essure be removed?

What is the risk of pregnancy after having the essure procedure? Can essure be removed?

Permanent : Essure is permanent. There are involved, expensive surgical procedures to remove the coils but they are not certain to result in fertility. The risk of pregnancy after essure with post procedure hsg documenting success is <1%. ...Read more

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Safe pregnancy with essure procedure in place?

Yes: Saw a patient with successful essure placement in 1 tube only who voluntarily got pregnant. She carried her pregnancy to term with no complications. ...Read more

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Preventing Pregnancy (Checklist)

Make decisions on boundaries before having sex
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Communicate boundaries firmly, clearly, and consistently
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Decide on a reliable birth control method
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Know some birth control may take days to weeks before it works
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I'm two months late. 4 neg pregnancy tests. Crampy &have twinges occasionally alternating sides. have essure implants. ?

I'm two months late. 4 neg pregnancy tests. Crampy &have twinges occasionally alternating sides. have essure implants. ?

See your doctor: You should really visit with your doctor. There are other causes of secondary amenorrhea (lack of a period) besides pregnancy. Things such as emotional stress, lean body, polycystic ovaries, pituitary issues and thyroid issues. As you can see there are many things that should be carefully evaluated. See your doctor. ...Read more

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Is there any possibility that i'm pregnant? I had the essure (permeant birth control) about 3 years ago. My period is 5 days late, and i've been spotting off and on for about 2 weeks. I do not have any pregnancy symptoms, or any symptoms that i might b

The : The essure is a very effective means of birth control, but as this is a change for you it would be reasonable to take a pregnancy test to be sure. If you continue having irregular bleeding or spotting then it would be reasonable to have a gynecological evaluation. Please be sure your pap is up to date also. ...Read more

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Preventing Pregnancy (Checklist)

learn all birth control methods
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discuss with pcp your best method
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don't take chances
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Whats the likly hood of getting pregnant after having the essure procedure done?

Whats the likly hood of getting pregnant after having the essure procedure done?

Almost zero: Chance of pregnancy after essure is almost zero if you had the proper follow up testing called an hsg and it showed both tubes were successfully blocked. ...Read more

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Essure is a surgery-free permanent birth control procedure. During an office visit, the Essure inserts are put into the fallopian tubes creating a barrier. No hormones are released. Most women go home after 45 minutes and return to normal activities in ...Read more

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