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Abortion did abortion by pills within 8 weeks of conciving leads to future infertility in female?

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did abortion by pills within 8 weeks of conciving  leads to future infertility in female?

No: By "the abortion pill", I am assuming you are referring to ru486 or mifepristone. It only affects the developing pregnancy, not the anatomy or mechanisms that lead to pregnancy. ...Read more

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Dr. Milroy Samuel
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Abortion (Definition)

In medical circles, the term abortion applies to any loss of a pregnancy before 25 weeks, such as spotaneous abortion (ie miscarrage). In non-medical circles, it refers to the termination of ...Read more


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Can a past abortion decrease fertility?

Can a past abortion decrease fertility?

Rarely ...: Most women don't have long-term effects on their fertility from past abortions. Women who have had a pregnancy in the uterus before may be more fertile than those who haven't. Surgical abortion (D&C) or infection after abortion can cause scar tissue inside the uterus (asherman's) - this is rare - a hysterosalpingogram (hsg) test will look for this. If abortion was years ago age may be a factor too. ...Read more

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Does emergency contraceptive pill works after surgical abortion if taken 20 days after abortion?

Does emergency contraceptive pill works after   surgical abortion if taken 20 days after abortion?

No: The emergency contraceptive only works if taken within 72 hours of unprotected intercourse. You should not need it if you had a surgical abortion unless you have conceived again in which case it will work if taken within 72 hours but you really need to start a much more reliable method of contraception. Sex should not be an emergency every time. ...Read more

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Will endometriosis subside after pregnancy?

Will endometriosis subside after pregnancy?

Possibly temporarily: The high Progesterone levels in pregnancy can suppress endometriosis, and the effect can even last well beyond delivery. This observation led to the current hormonal treatments for endometriosis including birth control pills and progestins in various forms. Unfortunately, without continued medical suppression after delivery the endometriosis symptoms often return. ...Read more

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Menstral period after etopic surgery. Can you ovulate two weeks after surgery?

Menstral period after etopic surgery. Can you ovulate two weeks after surgery?

Yes: It depends on what your HCG levels were, how advanced the pregnancy was etc. Once your HCG levels go to zero it is possible to ovulate two weeks later. ...Read more

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Multiple negative hpts after medical abortion. Didn't have sex since then. Successful medical abortion?

Multiple negative hpts after medical abortion. Didn't have sex since then. Successful medical abortion?

Yes: If the hpts are negative, there is not retained product of conception and abortion was successful. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time, every time. You may consider implanted contraceptive, or IUD. Practice safe sex. Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more

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Can I use postinor 2 after sex 10 days after surgical abortion?

Yes: Yes however ,you should already be on an oral contraceptive immediately post abortion and this should protect you ...Read more

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Is a medical abortion should be failed.? Because after medical abortion my hCG level is 98732 after 6 weeks of abortion

Is a medical abortion should be failed.? Because after medical abortion my hCG level is 98732 after 6 weeks of abortion

Get seen now: You have gestational trophoblastic disease until proved otherwise. Get seen by someone who knows the area and is focused on it. ...Read more

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10 days after laparoscopy for tubal pregnancy can internal bleeding start again?

10 days after laparoscopy for tubal pregnancy can internal bleeding start again?

Unlikely but possibe: It would be unusual to have bleeding this far out but is possible. If you get lightheaded, pale, dizzy etc., you need to call your doctor. ...Read more

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7 weeks after surgical abortion pregnancy test is positive why?

7 weeks after surgical abortion pregnancy test is positive why?

Couple of reasons: 1)depending on the hormone levels, it may take a while for the levels to drop to 0. 2)there may be retained tissue. 3)this could be a separate pregnancy. 4)there are some medical conditions (molar pregnancy) that can cause persistently elevated hormone levels. 5)the surgeon may not have completed the abortion (still an ongoing pregnancy). Follow up with the surgeon who performed the procedure. ...Read more

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Significant weight gain two weeks after taking misoprostol for medical abortion. What is the reason? Was 4 weeks pregnant before medical abortion.

Significant weight gain two weeks after taking misoprostol for medical abortion. What is the reason? Was 4 weeks pregnant before medical abortion.

Several things: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. In that meeting, your doctor will listen to you, perform a throrough examination and possibly order labs or other tests. Based on this information, he/she will be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more

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Can abortion effect ovulation?

Yes: Generally when an abortion is complete and the HCG levels are close or at zero, the brain will "reset" itself and you should have an ovulatory bleed within 3-4 weeks. You will not ovulate until this happens so following your HCG levels to zero are important. ...Read more

Dr. Khurram Rehman
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Fertility (Definition)

Fertility refers to the ability of a woman to conceive a child, or to the ability of a man to ...Read more