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Doctor insights on: Increase Chances Of Having Twins

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Increase chances of having a boy?

Increase chances of having a boy?

You get what you get: Urban myth may have you believe you can pre-select your offspring but that is bogus.If you go the test tube baby route you might be able to pretest an embryo & have it implanted, but that is tedious & expensive.You get pregnant & get whatever the successful sperm has made.(the sperm determines the sex)you have the same chance for boy or girl any pregnancy. ...Read more

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What are the chances of getting pregnant with twins after having iud?

What are the chances of getting pregnant with twins after having iud?

No difference....: Should be no different than without a hx of an IUD - ~ 3 in every 100 gives birth to twins or triplets. ...Read more

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Dr after miscarriage chances of getting will increase?

Dr after miscarriage chances of getting  will increase?

Unkown: Every cycle has the same cahnce of a pregnancy. CAreful analysis of cycles reveal that maybe almost 30% of pregancies are lost in very early gestation and go unrecognized. A small prcentage of these will be recognized as a miscarriage. Chances do not increase or decrease. Chance is a random event and is not predictable. ...Read more

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What are the chances of having consecutive sets of twins?

What are the chances of having consecutive sets of twins?

1-2 %: There is a small genetic predeliction to twins, but mostly it is luck. The genetic trait is for an increased number of identical twins. Non-identical twins seem to be of similar rate in all people. The highest number of identical twins are in certain ethnic groups, specifically some african groups. ...Read more

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What things increase my chances of getting gestational diabetes?

What things  increase my chances of getting gestational diabetes?

Several risk factors: Being hispanic, having strong family history, a previously large (>4 kilos) baby, polyhydramnios, obesity and increasing age all can significantly increase your chances for gestational diabetes mellitus. ...Read more

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Does already having one miscarriage increase your chances of having another?

Does already having one miscarriage increase your chances of having another?

First trimester: One first trimester loss does not increase statistically the chance of having another. Second trimester losses are for different reasons usually, some of which might increase chance of it happening again. hope this helps you. ...Read more

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Does having previous c-sections increase my chance of having an ectopic pregnancy?

Does having previous c-sections increase my chance of having an ectopic pregnancy?

No: Previous caesarean section doesn't predispose to ectopic pregnancy. However, it does increase the likelihood of subsequent c-section deliveries depending on where the initial uteran incision was made. Complications of c-sections include hemorrhage, infection, and thromboembolism, which would all have likely presented shortly after the procedure. ...Read more

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Can estrogen increase your chances of becoming pregnant?

Can estrogen increase your chances of becoming pregnant?

If it is too low: At age 48 you need to be seeing an infertilty specailist as you probably do not ovulate and if u do you may have poor quality eggs and other problems, you window is closing so if u want pg do not delay. ...Read more

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Can having ovarian cysts decrease the chance of getting pregnant?

Can having ovarian cysts decrease the chance of getting pregnant?

Sometimes: "ovarian cysts" can sometimes mean pcos - which includes not ovulating normally. Other types of ovarian cysts have very different effects - many do not impact pregnancy at all. At age 48, your chance of pregnancy is very low on your own: you should see an infertility specialist to see about any options you may have. ...Read more

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Does having an abortion increase the chances of getting cancer?

Does having an abortion increase the chances of getting cancer?

No: The best scientific work has discredited the claim about breast cancer. This is being kept alive by politicians, not scientists. If you are considering ending your pregnancy for convenience, I would ask you to look at all your options, including bring your child to term and offering an adoption in a loving home. Only you can decide based on accurate information. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What are the chances of having consecutive pre-term births?

What are the chances of having consecutive pre-term births?

If u had a preterm: Birth u are more at risk for another one but your doc can follow u closely and check the cervix length and u can get started on im Progesterone called Makena at 16 weeks one shot each week to prevent preterm birth i follow all my pts closely with a perinatologist and we are agrressive about preventing preterm birth, please discuss with your OB and it should be a n OB doc not a midwife in your case. ...Read more

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What are the chances of having consecutive stillbirths?

What are the chances of having consecutive stillbirths?

About 1 in 16: Roughly 1 in 4 pregnancies ends sadly. So one in 1/4v1/4=1/16. A medical school classmate's wife had 4 pregnancies end too early. They later had 4 healthy kids. ...Read more

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I naturally conceived fraternal twins. There's no twins on either side. What are my chances of having twins again?

I naturally conceived fraternal twins. There's no twins on either side. What are my chances of having twins again?

Statistics.: Chance of having fraternal natural twins is about 1 in 90. Ok so you have already won the "twin parent lottery" once. What are the odds of you having a second set of twins if your first set of twins were fraternal, then your chances of having another set of fraternal twins is multiplied by four! that's 1 in 12! ...Read more

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Are chances of conceiving higher the day you have sex?

Are chances of conceiving higher the day you have sex?

Depends: The best chance of conception is prior to ovulation. Some sperm can possibly survive up to three days in optimal cervical mucus. ...Read more

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Can having intercourse everyday after period increase or decrease the chances of getting pregnant?

Can having intercourse everyday after period increase or  decrease the chances of getting pregnant?

Misinformed?: Fertility centers around ovulation not your periods. Ovulation is the release of the readied egg from the ovary. It is the centerpiece of your cycle. Ovulation usually occurs just shy of half way through the cycle. Sperm, which can survive up to five days inside the female, can impregnate the egg when deposited on any of the five days prior to ovulation. ...Read more