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I had my Fallopian tubes removed due to ectopic pregnancies is there any treatments for me to have babies?

I had my Fallopian tubes removed due to ectopic pregnancies is there any treatments for me to have babies?

Bypass tubes: The cost may still be an issue but a fertility center can harvest some of your eggs and fertilize them with dads sperm. The resulting combo can be placed in your womb at the appropriate time after your body has been prepared to receive the embryos. ...Read more

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Dr. Cornelius O'leary jr
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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 still get pregnant if ur right fallopian tubes is clipped and the left tube is scared due from two ectopic pregnancy?

Is it possible to still get pregnant if ur right fallopian tubes is clipped and the left tube is scared due from two ectopic pregnancy?

Never say never: When it comes to pregnancy. It is still possible for tubal ligation to fail. And who knows if the left fallopian tube is completely occluded. ...Read more

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I had one of my fallopian tubes removed due to ectopic pregnancy can I still conceive? I heard one tube will swing is this true?

I had one of my fallopian tubes removed due to ectopic pregnancy can I still conceive? I heard one tube will swing is this true?

Yes: If you have one normal tube your fertility rate will be equal to having two tubes.

But you clearly had one abnormal fallopian tube, causing your tubal pregnancy, so there is a chance your remaining tube is abnormal as well.
Notwithstanding, ivf can always get you a baby if you cannot achieve spontaneous pregnancy. ...Read more

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I got an ultrasound to rule out a ectopic pregnancy but Fallopian tubes don't even show up on ultrasounds so what's the point of an ultrasound?

I got an ultrasound to rule out a ectopic pregnancy but Fallopian tubes don't even show up on ultrasounds so what's the point of an ultrasound?

See embryo position: Over 90% of ectopic pregnancy occurs in Fallopian tube. If pregnancy is in uterus, less than 1 in 10000 chance it is also in tube. So ultrasound done to confirm pregnancy in the right place. ...Read more

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Cause of swollen fallopian tube 6 years after removal of left tube from ectopic pregnancy?

Cause of swollen fallopian tube 6 years after removal of left tube from ectopic pregnancy?

Gynecologist: Your gynecologist would review the study with the radiologist and discuss the differential diagnosis and advisability of further imaging studies like ct scan or MRI. Of course your gynecologist would have taken your history, ask about any current symptoms and perform a careful rectopelvic examination. After all this, he/she will advise you. ...Read more

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Unable to conceicve. Trying from last 6 months after my ectopic pregnency. Lost right fallopian tubes. Need some helpful tips.

Unable to conceicve. Trying from last 6 months after my ectopic pregnency. Lost right fallopian tubes. Need some helpful tips.

Might need testing.: It is certainly possible to get pregnant with only one tube. An ectopic pregnancy can result from damaged tubes. It is possible that the other tube is also damaged. Difficulty conceiving can be from tubal factors, not ovulating, low sperm count and other reasons. You may consider discussing a work up with your doctor. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Will they have to remove a Fallopian tube if im having an ectopic pregnancy?

Will they have to remove a Fallopian tube if im having an ectopic pregnancy?

Likely: If the tube is salvageable they would BUT not the usual to be able to save.
Importantly, with one remaining tube you can have successful pregnancies, even many!! ...Read more

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I'm 6 weeks will they have to remove Fallopian tube if I have ectopic pregnancy?

I'm 6 weeks will they have to remove Fallopian tube if I have ectopic pregnancy?

Depends: It depends. There are several ways to treat an unruptured ectopic these days including removal of the tube, opening the tube and removing just the pregnancy, or medical treatment. Where the pregnancy is in the tube and whether it has ruptured make a difference in the choice of treatment. Good luck. ...Read more

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How long does it take women to get pregnant after an ectopic pregnancy with one fallopian tube?

Depends: This is going to depend on if you have scarring in the one fallopian tube and if your partner does not have any sperm problems. If your tubes are clear and the sperm healthy you could get pregnant as soon as you start the process. Good luck see your Gynecologist/Physician for more answers. ...Read more

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Does it take longer to get pregnant after an ectopic pregnancy? I had my Fallopian tube removed. I am 32 and my husband is 38. Thanks

Other tube: Having one ectopic does increase your risk of another ectopic. Your baseline fertility is not affected. The functional status of the remaining tube can be assessed by your doctor if you are having trouble getting pregnant. ...Read more

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Could a benign cyst in my fallopian tube have caused my ectopic pregnancy?

Could a benign cyst in my fallopian tube have caused my ectopic pregnancy?

Not likely: Fallopian tube cysts called hydatid cysts of morgagni actually occur at the end and outside of the tube. They usually have a thin stalk with a bleb of fluid surrounded by a thin cyst wall. There are little finger like projections in the tube that move the egg along. The most common known cause of ectopics outside of spontaneous ones (no cause) is exposure to chlamydia. ...Read more

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Had ectopic pregnancy successfully treated with 1dose of methotrexate. How likely is Fallopian scarring after this?

Had ectopic pregnancy successfully treated with 1dose of methotrexate. How likely is Fallopian scarring after this?

It was already there: Most Fallopian tube (ectopic) pregnancies already had luminal (phenobarbital) adhesions or scarring that stopped the fertilized ovum from transporting itself down the tube to the uterus. Methotrexate was the least traumatic way to end the ectopic as opposed to surgery. ...Read more

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Using Clomid (clomiphene) after tow years from having an ectopic pregnancy with no effect to fallopian tupes. Could it cause ectopic again..

Using Clomid (clomiphene) after tow years from having an ectopic pregnancy with no effect to fallopian tupes. Could it cause ectopic again..

No effect: Clomid (clomiphene) shouldn't have any effect on the rate of ectopic pregnancy, but having had an ectopic before (even if your tubes look normal on hsg) does increase your risk of recurrence significantly. If you conceive, you should be watched closely at first, so the diagnosis isn't missed. ...Read more

Fallopian Tube (Definition)

Aka oviduct, uterine tube, or salpinx. It is basically a small tube connecting between the ovary and the uterus. This tube carries the eggs from the ovary area to the unterus. This is the tube that is cut/tied-up/or burned in women having the tuboligation procedure for permanent birth control purpose. Have ...Read more


Dr. Gerard Honore
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Ectopic Pregnancy (Definition)

An abnormal condition in which the pregnancy occurs ...Read more