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Can pregnancy affect ovarian cysts?

Can pregnancy affect ovarian cysts?

Yes: Preg can make them grow , twist or rupture so if you have one and are pg , you will need close monitoring as sometiems you may need surg during preg, this is avoided if possible but sometimes you have to do it. ...Read more

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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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Does endometriosis affect fertility?

Does endometriosis affect fertility?

YES!: Endometriosis affects many aspects of fertility. In many women endometriosis causes ovarian cysts, causes damage to fallopian tubes, causes inflammation of the uterus, and may decrease the ability of the sperm to get inside the egg (fertilization). Even with fertility treatments women with endometriosis have lower pregnancy rates so it is something to see a fertility specialist about sooner. ...Read more

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How does endometriosis affect pregnancy?

How does endometriosis affect pregnancy?

It normally doesn't: Endometriosis can cause problems with getting pregnant due to scarring that can affect the tubes or involve the ovaries so that the egg and sperm can't meet. It can increase your risk of a tubal pregnancy since it is harder for the fertilized egg to move down to the uterus. There are also chemical changes that can do both those things.Once you are pregnant, endometriosis is inactivated. ...Read more

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Will having severe ovarian cysts affect pregnancy chances?

Will having severe ovarian cysts affect pregnancy chances?

Ovarian cyst: The overwhelming majority of ovarian steps resolve on their own with no treatment. If you are 16 years old hopefully pregnancy is not something you're thinking about right now. It is unlikely that a shift would affect your pregnancy chances later in life. ...Read more

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Can uterine fibroids affect sex?

Can uterine fibroids affect sex?

No: They are fibrous masses that take up space in your uterus, can cause excessive uterine bleeding, but do not affect sex. ...Read more

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Does fibroids cause ectopic pregnancy?

Does fibroids cause ectopic pregnancy?

Unlikely: Ectopic pregnancy is generally because of damage to the fallopian tubes themselves. Fibroids may affect the shape and size of the uterus and the uterine cavity, but not the tubes themselves. ...Read more

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Does tubal ligation affect menstrual flow?

Does tubal ligation affect menstrual flow?

No it should not: A tubal ligation simply interrupts the tube. It should have not effect on ovarian function and thus the amount the the uterine lining grows and sheds each month. If there has been a significant change in your cycle, it is worth running this by your ob/gyn. ...Read more

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Can fibroids affect a woman getting pregnant?

Can fibroids affect a woman getting pregnant?

Sometimes: Fibroids may affect conception/pregnancy if they are a size or location that block your fallopian tubes or interfere with sperm travel from your cervix to your fallopian tubes. Submucosal fibroids may prevent implantation and growth of an embryo, so doctors may recommend removing them if you are having trouble getting pregnant. More info: http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/health/uterine-fibroids/ds00078. ...Read more

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Does having polyp affect fertility?

What did your gyn sa: Say ? If u have an endometrial polyp it could keep you from getting preg or cause a miscarr. It should be removed thru the hysteroscope or thru the hysteroscope using myosure. ...Read more

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Can a polycystic ovary affect your pregnancy?

Can a polycystic ovary affect your pregnancy?

Yes: Pcos usually makes you relatively or totally infertile. If you have been able to become pregnant, generally you will do ok, but your incidence of miscarriage is slightly higher than if you didn't have pcos. Follow-up carefully with your ob! ...Read more

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Can diabetes affect pregnancy?

Can diabetes affect pregnancy?

Yes: The fetus will eventually make it's own insulin & control its glucose levels but if mother is poorly controlled her high sugar levels cause problems. Every tissue & organ within baby can end up overgrown & some will develop birth defects. Tight control of blood sugar levels reduce the risk. Babies excess insulin can cause low sugars at birth requiring IV glucose for extended periods. ...Read more

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Does pelvic inflammatory disease affect a woman's tubes?

Does pelvic inflammatory disease affect a woman's tubes?

Yes1: This one of the most unfortunate aspect of certain stds. Permanent scarring can occur. ...Read more

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How do fibroids affect pregnancy?

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How do fibroids affect pregnancy?

Several ways: Fibroids or myomas are balls of muscle within the wall of the uterus. They can sometimes make it difficult for the fetus to turn to head first before labor. ...Read more

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What vaginal diseases affect pregnancy?

What vaginal diseases affect pregnancy?

There can be many: Some can affect you and some can affect the fetus. For example if you have beta strep bacteria in the vagina and don't know it, you may not have any symptoms , but it could possilly make the baby very sick when it is born. That is why all pg women get tested for beta strep toward the end of their pg , because if it is + , the mother gets antibiotics so the baby hoepfully will not get it. ...Read more

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Does uterine fibroid embolization affect fertility?

Does uterine fibroid embolization affect fertility?

Yes!: These procedures should only be performed for women who are done having kids or are sure they don't want kids in the future. Uterine fibroid embolization (ufe) and uterine artery embolization (uae) block off blood vessels that supply fibroids - fibroids shrink but don't go away 100%. Some of the vessel-blocking material reduces blood flow to your ovaries, lowering egg supply (ovarian reserve). ...Read more

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Can taking progesterone during pregnancy affect the developing fetus negatively? Do pregnant women sometimes use progesterone or progestin?

Can taking progesterone during pregnancy affect the developing fetus negatively? Do pregnant women sometimes use progesterone or progestin?

Progesterone: Progesterone is sometimes prescribed in the first trimester for placental support. It is sometimes prescribed in the 2nd trimester for a short cervix. It also can be prescribed as shots for the prevention of preterm labor. ...Read more

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Endometriosis (Definition)

A painful condition where the lining tissue of the uterus grows outside the uterus. This tissue causes pain when it bleeds ...Read more