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Doctor insights on: Do I Need To Get Checked To Make Sure My Tubes Are Still Tied

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Should you get crutches and keep off of a sural nerve injury?

Should you get crutches and keep off of a  sural nerve injury?

Immobilize: The sural nerve is a purely sensory nerve that supplies the outside of the lower leg and outer edge of the foot. It enters the foot behind the malleolus(bump) of the outer ankle. Injury can be aggravated by movement of the ankle because tendons of the ankle travel with the nerve. Resting the sural nerve will help it heal. ...Read more

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Sural nerve damage my boy has had 13 surgeries in his foot and still is hurting him, now his doctor wants to remove part of the sural nerve. Safe?

Sural nerve damage  my boy has had 13 surgeries in his foot and still is hurting him, now his doctor wants to remove part of the sural nerve.  Safe?

Sensory: The sural nerve provides sensation to the outside of the foot.Removing it will also cause numbness but no movement problems. If you are not comfortable about his recommendation seek for a second opinion. ...Read more

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If tubes are tied, can u still get pregant?.

If tubes are tied, can u still get pregant?.

Theoretically: Never, but it has been known to happen once in a very rare blue moon usually a longer time ago when tubes really were tied. Now a portion is taken out and the ends totally sealed so they can not find their way back to each other not like the older surgical method of just snipping where the ends sometimes remet . Now only if the doc made a huge mistake could you get pregnant. ...Read more

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Im 24 and I had my tubes tied for 5 yrs can I still get them untied?

Yes: Even if tubal ligation reversal is successful, it doesn't guarantee that you can become pregnant. Pregnancy rates following reversal of tubal ligation vary greatly, from 30 to 85 percent, depending on a woman's age and other factors. ...Read more

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Will I still get my period if I get my tubes tied?

Will I still get my period if I get my tubes tied?

STILL get periods: Getting your 'tubes tied' only affects your fertility (ability to get pregnant). You still have periods and all that goes with them--sorry. ...Read more

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Can i still get my periods when I have my tubes clamped or cut and tied?

Can i still get my periods when I have my tubes clamped or cut and tied?

Periods: You stinn get your periods after a tubal ligation as long as nothing else has been done to your uterus and ovaries. ...Read more

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I had my Tubes tied over 16 years ago. Can you still get cysts in your tubes?

I had my Tubes tied over 16 years ago.  Can you still get cysts in your tubes?

Cysts in Tubes: Yes having had a tubal ligation actually increases the risk of getting cysts in the tubes. But this is almost never a serious condition that requires any treatment. The tubes are constantly secreting fluid and the tubal ligation causes some scar tissue to block the flow. This can cause collections of fluid that are cystic. ...Read more

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If you get your tubes tied, could you still have a baby with help from ivf?

If you get your tubes tied, could you still have a baby with help from ivf?

Absolutely: Blocked tubes is the reason ivf was invented, and ivf is often a better approach than a surgical tubal ligation reversal. See a specialist (reproductive endocrinogy / infertility or rei md) who offers both options to assess your individual situation. Workup includes checking your partner's sperm (semen analysis) even if he's the father of your kids, and checking your egg supply. Best wishes. ...Read more