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I'm total thyroidectomy is there a chance to get pregnant?

I'm total thyroidectomy is there a chance to get pregnant?

Thyroidectomy: If you have had a total thyroidectomy your doctor must have started you on replacement thyroid hormone.

In that case, once your thyroid levels are under control there is no thyroid reason for you not to get pregnant. ...Read more

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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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I undergone for a total thyroidectomy last sept. Would I get pregnant after the procedure?

I undergone for a total thyroidectomy last sept. Would I get pregnant after the procedure?

Yes: If you take the proper dose of thyroid hormone you should be able to get pregnant if your ovaries are normal. ...Read more

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I had a total thyroidectomy in 2009 due to cancer. I have been trying to get pregnant but unsuccessful. Is it possible I don't ovulate due to that?

I had a total thyroidectomy in 2009 due to cancer. I have been trying to get pregnant but unsuccessful. Is it possible I don't ovulate due to that?

Check: I would definitely have your TSH and T4 checked. Ovulation can be affected by abnormally low levels which you are at risk for after thyroidectomy. ...Read more

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Does it make sense to get a liposuction just before getting pregnant?

Does it make sense to get a liposuction just before getting pregnant?

No: I would strongly recommend you wait until after pregnancy before you consider any type of body contouring procedure. Your body will change with pregnancy and may require a different contouring procedure such as an abdominoplasty or tummy tuck. ...Read more

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Do you think it could be a waste to get liposuction before getting pregnant?

Do you think it could be a waste to get liposuction before getting pregnant?

May be.: If you are planning on pregnancies in the near future, best to wait on having any type of body contouring surgery at this point. Complete pregnancies, achieve a long-term stable weight, and then evaluate to see whether you will need the help of a plastic surgeon to achieve your goals.
Best wishes. ...Read more

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How long can you wait after getting pregnant and it is still safe to get an abortion?

How long can you wait after getting pregnant and it is still safe to get an abortion?

<24 weeks.: Most us states have laws prohibiting pregnancy termination after 24 weeks (check with your state's laws). In general, the earlier you terminate an undesired pregnancy, the safer, cheaper and less emotionally/physically dangerous it is. ...Read more

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Can I get pregnant from precum, and what are the chances of getting pregnant from precum?

Can I get pregnant from precum, and what are the chances of getting pregnant from precum?

Here are some. ..: The odd to conceive from per-cum is probably zero, but no one can guarantee to say it in 100% manner so to serve political correctness and professional self-protection since there is still few sperms in pre-cum. Nonetheless, do HPT in 1 wk after missing period and repeat it in 1 wk if the 1st was (-) and still in doubt. More, seek pro-evaluation & counseling. ...Read more

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When is best time to get pregnant and which dates are that you can avoid getting pregnant?

When is best time to get pregnant and which dates are that you can avoid getting pregnant?

Not sure...: ...what you're asking. The best time to conceive is when your physical, mental, financial health are optimized, and a caring and committed partner has been selected. ...Read more

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I have been trying to get pregnant and I'm not getting pregnant. Does this mean I can't have children?

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I have been trying to get pregnant and I'm not getting pregnant. Does this mean I can't have children?

No, but...: Couples can go up to a year w/o conceiving and still have nothing wrong w/either of them. The bigger question is why do u want to have children? I would discuss it with as many people as possible before reaching that decision; as it is a very serious question with permanent effects. It might be best to wait a few years before considering the question again. ...Read more

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I can't touch anything anymore. I get very anxious about someone getting pregnant after I masturbate. What do I do?

I can't touch anything anymore. I get very anxious about someone getting pregnant after I masturbate. What do I do?

Reassurance Trap?: Is this a thought (fear) that's getting stuck in ur head ; causes u 2 feel very anxious ; worried? If so, then there's no point in any of us giving u a logical answer b/c it won't reassure u. Pregnancy can occur only if sperm actually find their way in2 the vagina. So if you're worrying about pregnancy when there's no chance of this, consider speaking w/anxiety/ocd expert. And check anxietybc. Org. ...Read more

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I'm 32 years old and it being a year trying to get pregnant, I want to know if hysteroscopy can help me getting pregnant?

I'm 32 years old and it being a year trying to get pregnant, I want to know if hysteroscopy can help me getting pregnant?

Yes: Hysteroscopy can definitely help you with evaluation of your ability to conceive. Sometimes there are septations or tissue curtains in the uterus that prevent pregnancy from occurring and a hysteroscopy can detect that. Also, at hysteroscopy, the tubes can be evaluated to make sure there is flow or patency of the tubes (combined with laparoscopy). If you've been trying for a year, I recommend ...Read more

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After trying to get pregnant, when is a good time to go to the dr to see what is going on to why your not getting pregnant?

After trying to get pregnant, when is a good time to go to the dr to see what is going on to why your not getting pregnant?

Age related: If you are under 30 and have had unprotected intercourse for one year then it is time to go to the MD to obtain and evaluation. Since you are only 20, there is plenty of time to try. Women over age 30 to 35 have less time to wait and are encouraged to see the fertility MD after at least 6 months of unprotected intercourse instead of one year. ...Read more

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I started taking centrum for women. Will this increase my chances of getting pregnant? I have been trying to get pregnant for 2 years.

I started taking centrum for women. Will this increase my chances of getting pregnant? I have been trying to get pregnant for 2 years.

NO: The vitamins will not increase your chances of pregnancy, but a good prenatal vitamin with Folic Acid will decrease the chances of your baby having a neural tube defect such as spina bifida. Keep having unprotected sex often mid cycle when you ovulate (always 14 days before your period) to increase your chances. If no results persist, see fertility dr. Best wishes. ...Read more

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After sex 4days later if we take medicine she will get pregnant or not?? can u tell me any medicine that can stop her getting pregnant??

After sex 4days later if we take medicine she will get pregnant or not?? can u tell me any medicine that can stop her getting pregnant??

Plan B: Anyone having intercourse without birth control or condoms may get pregnant. If intercourse was within 72 hours you consider taking plan b. Ella (ulipristal acetate) is another brand that can be used up to 5 days after unprotected intercourse. Plan b is a high dose of birth control to disrupt the hormonal patterns to delay or prevent ovulation. Abnormal bleeding after is common. Check preg test in 10 days. ...Read more

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I'm trying to get pregnant but no hope worried I wouldn't be able to have kids. What can I do to increase the chance of getting pregnant?

I'm trying to get pregnant but no hope worried I wouldn't be able to have kids. What can I do to increase the chance of getting pregnant?

Infertility specialist: You need to consult an infertility specialist, yourself and your husband, infertility is a couple's problem not just a single person's.The service isn't covered by insurance, but probably your doctor can start some preliminary investigations after history and examination, your husband's doctor can do the same, then both of you can see an infertility consultant, you still got a good chance, goodluck ...Read more

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How can I increase My chances of getting. Pregnant? Is there. Anything. I can do to make myself. More fertile. Or more. Likely. To get pregnant?

How can I increase My chances of getting. Pregnant? Is there. Anything. I can do to make myself. More fertile. Or more. Likely. To get pregnant?

Conception: There are a number of things a woman can do to increase her chances of conceiving and maintaining a healthy pregnancy.
1. Don't smoke.
2. Avoid alcohol or recreational drugs.
3. Maintain a normal weight, being underweight or overweight can affect ovulation.
4. Take a good multiple vitamin to insure adequate folate (folic acid) levels. ...Read more

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I am trying to get pregnant and I will be taking my IUD out after having it for a year and a half: what are the odds of me getting pregnant quickly?

I am trying to get pregnant and I will be taking my IUD out after having it for a year and a half: what are the odds of me getting pregnant quickly?

Normal chance: Once your iud is removed your chance of pregnancy is what it normally is for someone your age. Wait one month after removing it before attempting pregnancy so the lining of the uterus is normal. Good luck. ...Read more

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Dr. Gerard Honore
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