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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 any pregnancy. ...Read more


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When after an medical abortion do you get your period?

Within a month: Typically it will occur in the next couple of weeks, but can take as long as a month. ...Read more

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How long after abortion do you get your period?

How long after abortion do you get your period?

2-6 weeks: The first period usually occurs 2-6 weeks after and then patients return to their usual patterns. If you continue to have irregular periods after a few months then you should schedule a visit for evaluation. ...Read more

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How long after an abortion do you get your period?

4-6 weeks: For a woman who has regular periods, she will likely get her period about 4-6 weeks after an abortion. ...Read more

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How long does it take after an abortion untill you get your period?

How long does it take after an abortion untill you get your period?

2-6 weeks: The first period usually occurs 2-6 weeks after and then patients return to their usual patterns. If you continue to have irregular periods after a few months then you should schedule a visit for evaluation. ...Read more

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After a medical abortion, how many days before you get your period again?

Depends: It all depends on how far along your were and how long it takes for the pregnancy hormone to disappear. It could be weeks before periods return to normal. ...Read more

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How long does it take to ovulate and get your period after a surgical abortion?

How long does it take to ovulate and get your period after a surgical abortion?

The length of: Time is too variable to give you a reliable answer. In the meantime do NOT have unprotected sex!!

Hope this is helpful!

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What could be the possible reasons why I don't have my menstrual period yet almost 4mos after a surgical abortion? Thankyou

See your gyn: There are different reasons a woman might not get her period,
Hormonal imbalances being major, a second cause is Asherman's syndrome which is a result of the procedure itself, if excessive tissue is removed causing scarring of uterine wall, this should be a consideration even though remote since you had a surgical abortion. ...Read more

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I had an abortion jan 6 2012 through medicine still waiting for the next menstrual period?

I had an abortion jan 6 2012 through medicine still waiting for the next menstrual period?

Schedule follow up: After a medical abortion it is important to schedule follow up to make sure it worked. You would expect your first period 2-6 weeks after so it may just not quite be time for your first cycle. Start birth control to prevnet another unplanned pregnancy. ...Read more

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How long after an medical abortion should someone get a period?

How long after an medical abortion should someone get a period?

4-6 weeks: On average it may take 4-6 weeks after a medical abortion to resume menstruation. Your previous menstrual history may affect this time interval and it could be longer. You should already be using contraception, because you ovulate before you menstruate and could very well conceive again if you are having unpprotected sex. ...Read more

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What do you advise if I had a abortion how long does it take to get a period afterwards?

Abortion: Most women experience their next period 4 to 6 weeks after a surgical abortion. If you don’t have a period after 3 months ensure that you discuss with the physician. ...Read more

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How long after an abortion should I get my period?

How long after an abortion should I get my period?

4-8 weeks: If your periods were regular before the procedure, you period may return anytime between 4-8 weeks after. The average time is probably 5-6 weeks after procedure. More than eight weeks would be abnormal, and it would be very important to do a pregnancy test ...Read more

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How long after the first period after an abortion will I get the second period?

Usual cycle: At this point your normal cycle should have reasserted itself, so whatever cycle length is usual for you (typically anywhere from 24 to 30 days) is what you should expect. ...Read more

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After medical abortion my first period continuing 15 days. Is it normal? How long it will continue.

After medical abortion my first period continuing 15 days. Is it normal? How long it will continue.

Check with AB MD: No, this is not normal for the first period after medical abortion. It is necessary that you contact your Abortion MD for follow up as the procedure may not have been completed and devoid of products of conception. ...Read more

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How long does it take to get my period after an abortion?

2-6 weeks: This will vary from person to person but usually 2-6 weeks. Start birth control to prevent another unplanned pregnancy. ...Read more

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I had a medical abortion 2008 by march of 2009 my period still did not return went on injection from march 2009 until july 2012 how to get period bac?

I had a medical abortion 2008 by march of 2009 my period still did not return went on injection from march 2009 until july 2012 how to get period bac?

Birth control pills: The depoprovera shot begins to wear off 3 months after use. Periods can take up to 12 months to return after the shot. Birth control pills would regulate your cycle now. ...Read more

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I had an medical abortion 1yr ago and I get periods regular every month but its lighter....Is it normal? ....Or ells some tissues left inside...Plz me

Normal: Your periods are likely normal. There is almost no chance there is remaining tissue in your uterus a year later. If you have any concerns; be sure to see your doctor. ...Read more

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How long does one begin normal periods after medical abortion?

4-6 weeks: Once you have had a medical abortion, it takes a while for the pregnancy hormones to get back to normal. It can take up to 12 weeks at times to get back to normal so that your normal cycles can start. The average however is 4-6 weeks. ...Read more

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I had a medical abortion 1yr ago and I get regular periods evry month but its lighter. Can medical abortion get chances to get Asherman's syndrome?

Probably not: Asherman's syndrome usually involves a surgical procedure on the uterus during pregnancy such as D&C for abortion or miscarriage as well as csection. This can lead to adhesions in the lining of the uterus. Medical abortion usually avoids this but any pregnancy related issue may cause asherman's syndrome including a spontaneous miscarriage. ...Read more

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Does medical abortion cause infertility? I am trying to get pregnant after an abortion 5 months ago and no results. I have really irregular periods

Does medical abortion cause infertility? I am trying to get pregnant after an abortion 5 months ago and no results. I have really irregular periods

Rarely a problem: Most abortions (medical or surgical) don't cause future fertility problems, but if you have some pregnancy tissue left behind or an infection afterwards it can cause scarring inside your uterus (asherman's syndrome). A hysterosalpingogram (hsg) test will check for this as well as checking that your tubes are open. You should get checked to find out why you're irregular by a rei physician. ...Read more

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Menstrual Period (Definition)

Menstrual period is a medical term for the monthly bleeding ...Read more