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Doctor insights on: How Long Can You Carry A Tubal Pregnancy

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Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
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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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After a tubal pregnancy surgery, how long will the hCG hormone stay in your system?

After a tubal pregnancy surgery, how long will the hCG hormone stay in your system?

2 weeks: Usually urine pregnancy test should be negative 2 weeks after any 1st trimester pregnancy termination. It depends on the starting beta-hcg level (at the time of your surgery). If there is still a positive pregnancy test 4 weeks after surgery that is abnormal. ...Read more

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Symptoms for early tubal pregnancy?

Symptoms for early tubal pregnancy?

Ectopic: Pain, bleeding, abnormal progesterpone and HCG levels are signs and symptoms. See your doc. ...Read more

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Tubal pregnancy symptoms at 4 weeks?

If u are worried: About that please call your gyn right away to discuss or go to the er for evaluation. ...Read more

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How do I know if I am having a tubal pregnancy?

How do I know if I am having a tubal pregnancy?

Its hard: Hi Rosie, you cant know for sure until you do an US and blood tests, but some symptoms of an ectopic pregnancy are: mild to severe abdominal pain, nausea, vaginal bleeding. The scary thing is these are also normal symptoms of pregancy. In advanced ectopic, blood pressure drops, abdominal pain is severe. Risk factors are : previous ectopics, STD's, scarring, taking fertility meds... ...Read more

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How will I know if I am having a tubal pregnancy?

How will I know if I am having a tubal pregnancy?

Pelvic pain: An ectopic pregnancy is a dangerous problem that should be followed closely by an ob/gyn. Women may have abdominal/pelvic pain with or without vaginal bleeding/spotting with a positive pregnancy test. Call or see your doctor. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of a tubal pregnancy in a woman?

What are symptoms of a tubal pregnancy in a woman?

Many possible: Pelvic/abdominal pain and vaginal bleeding are most common symptoms. These are rarely present with an early ectopic though, so if there's reason for concern about ectopic consult your doctor, do not rely on symptoms. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of tubal pregnancy a woman feels?

What are symptoms of tubal pregnancy a woman feels?

Pain, bleeding: A tubal pregnancy (ectopic pregnancy) can feel like belly pain and bleeding from your vagina (even brown stains or slight bleeding). Sometimes you don't have any symptoms until your tube ruptures. Then your belly pain can be sharp and severe, you may have bleeding, and you may feel dizzy. Please see your doc right away! this is an emergency. ...Read more

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Can a tubal pregnancy be mistaken for a cyst ?

Can a tubal pregnancy be mistaken for a cyst ?

Possibly: Hopefully not, birth can cause pain and a mass, but the txment is different of course, if u have an ectopic and it is diagnosed early sometimes u can get im Methotrexate to kill the ectopic and u will not need surgery, other times u will need surgery, and with a cyst depends how big the cyst is sometimes u dont need surgery, sometimes u do. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of ectopic tubal pregnancy?

What are the symptoms of ectopic tubal pregnancy?

Many possible: Pelvic/abdominal pain and vaginal bleeding are most common symptoms. These are rarely present with an early ectopic though, so if there's reason for concern about ectopic consult your doctor, do not rely on symptoms. ...Read more

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Please tell me all symptoms of an ectopic or tubal pregnancy?

Please tell me all symptoms of an ectopic or tubal pregnancy?

Many possible: Pelvic/abdominal pain and vaginal bleeding are most common symptoms. These are rarely present with an early ectopic though, so if there's reason for concern about ectopic consult your doctor, do not rely on symptoms. ...Read more

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Can a woman have a tubal pregnancy at 4 months and not know it?

Can a woman have a tubal pregnancy at 4 months and not know it?

Very unusual: Most tubal pregnancies would rupture long before 4 months. I have seen advanced ectopic pregnancies is the very distal end of the tube, and abdominal pregnancies are possible, but most ectopics rupture before 10 weeks. ...Read more

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Is it bad if you miscarry a tubal pregnancy? Do I need to go in?

Is it bad if you miscarry a tubal pregnancy? Do I need to go in?

Must be seen: There are cases where tubal pregnancies resolve on their own without treatment but they are still dangerous. It is imperative that if your tubal pregnancy is not being treated with medication or surgery that your doctor is following your BHCG levels and monitoring your exam and sonograms. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of tubal pregnancy that should send you to er?

What are the symptoms of tubal pregnancy that should send you to er?

Ectopic pregnancy: Tubal pregnancy can cause pain and if left untreated can rupture and cause internal bleeding. Therefore if there is worsening of pain, dizziness or fainting, immediate care is necessary. Always communicate with your doctor if you are worried about any symptoms. ...Read more

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Can u have a tubal pregnancy if your tubes are tied?

Can u have a tubal pregnancy if your tubes are tied?

Yes: Pregnancy after a tubal ligation is not common but it happens. If so, there is an increased risk of a tubal (ectopic) pregnancy, perhaps as high as a 50 percent chance. If someone suspects that she conceived following a tubal ligation, prompt evaluation is important. ...Read more

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Symptoms of tubal pregnancy?

Symptoms of tubal pregnancy?

Depends: Initially symptoms of pregnancy. Then pain in the lower abdomen, low grade, then increasing in intensity and confused with stomach virus, menstrural cramp, appendicitis or bowel cramp. The pain may get severe and then disappear. If it disapears, that is the point of greatest danger. The tube ruptures, the pain relieved but bleeding begins. Bleeding is usually present. Hemorrhage is ocurring. ...Read more

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Am i having a tubal pregnancy?

Am i having a tubal pregnancy?

Urgent attention: Any suspicion for a tubal pregnancy is a potential emergency given the risk of the tube rupturing and causing bleeding. If you're pregnant and have not confirmed a pregnancy in the uterus and are having bleeding and/or pain then you need to see a doctor now. ...Read more