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Increase Chances Of Having Twins
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
Yes: And can lead to ectopic pregnanciesGet a more detailed answer ›
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
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
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Prenatal Vitamins: No. Not in any way.Get a more detailed answer ›
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
Be a twin yourself: If a woman is a fraternal twin, or if a woman's mother is a fraternal twin, then the woman has an increased chance of having fraternal twin babies. However, the normal situation for modern humans is to have one baby at a time. Having twins can cause more pregnancy complications. It's better to have 2 healthy babies back to back, rather than risk a damaged twin baby. Be careful what one wishes for. ...Read more
Is there anything you can do to increase your chance of getting pregnant? Is there anything you can do or take to increase your chance of having twins
Home vs. doctor: Healthy living, good diet, no tobacco/alcohol, limit caffeine, intercourse around the time of ovulation. A doctor can help you much more, but these are things you can do at home. Fertility medicines, used for helping women with less-than-normal fertility, increase the chance of twinning but they are by prescription. ...Read more
Yes.: A medication used to help infertile couples, called Clomid, (clomiphene) when given to a normal woman can increase her chance of having twins to about 33%. See your OB/Gyn for other, more natural ways to increase your chances of twinning, including dietary strategies. Yams, or cassava, for instance increase some people's chances of having a twin pregnancy fourfold. Eating dairy also increases your chances. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
29wk twin pregnancy my Bp high taking 500mgx3 aldomet+100x1 labetalol Bp is normal with meds can I start steroid injections or it will increase Bp?
Most likely ok: Your doctor should guide you. However, as a general rule, steroid injections don't increase your BP. ...Read more
For a twin pregnancy, what is considered a short cervical length? Is 2.5 CM at 24 weeks considered short (and so put me at increased risk for ptl)?
Depends: All twin pregnancy are at risk for ptl.Your cervix at 2.5 cm requires follow up with your high risk doctor to make sure is not shortening any more. Dont stress too much, make sure u let the doctor know if you get cramping, bleeding or leakage of fluid.Make sure you keep ur appts as well. ...Read more
Depends: The incidence of twins depends on what part of the world you are from. In the us, the incidence is 33/1000.. Because the position of the fibroid in your uterus may be an important factor, it is difficult to say if your chances are better or worse than another patient without fibroids. Check with your OB to find out if the fibroid is near the inner surface of the the uterine cavity or the outer. ...Read more
What are the chances of someone who has cervical incontinence and gestational diabetes carrying a twin pregnancy successfully?
Twin pregnancy: can be risky for someone with history of gestational diabetes, but certainly not impossible. Other history heightens the perinatal risk, including placenta previa, placentia abruptio, previous C-section, previous eclampsia or pre-eclampsia, previous preterm labor or premature births. Be in close relationship with your OB physician and nurse. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
2 babies 2 sacs DZ: Twin pregnancies that end without complications and with successful vaginal delivery of both babies at term are rare. Women with multiple gestations are at higher risk for cesarean birth, premature delivery, preterm labor, preeclampsia, diabetes. The best way is to look at the pregnancy one week at a time, to be happy having no problems and getting to go home each visit and to accept what comes. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Good change : An increase of more than 66% in 48 hrs is very reassuring. Beyond that no conclusions can be made. ...Read more
Depends: The recommended weight gain for pregnancy will vary depending on your prepregnancy weight. The general range is 25 to 35 pounds. For underweight women add 10 to 15 pounds and for overweight women subtract 10 to 15 pounds. The expected weight gain for a twin pregnancy will be 10 to 15 pounds greater across the ranges noted. ...Read more
Not smart: A twin pregnancy increases the risk of miscarriage, premature labor/rupture of membranes/delivery; high blood pressure and sugar during pregnancy, and the need for c/section. Trying to induce twins isn't smart and is potentially dangerous to you and your possible baby. Dr. Roseff www.Reproendo.Com. ...Read more
I'm perfectly sure i'm 4w2d pregnant ( gestational age ) . My hCG level is 690 . Is it too high ? Could it be twin pregnancy ?
HCG: Twins are always possible. The HCG number may be inaccurate in terms of dating. The best way to be sure, or to diagnose twinning is to have an ultrasound. ...Read more
I am 12 weeks having twin pregnancy, having test of rubella Igg, result is 112.1.. what does it mean? Is it a normal value?or should i worried
Which medicine can I take for severe headache(since 3 days) during my twin pregnancy(age 42, 30 weeks, previously had 2 normal deliveries(now 22&16)?
Rad report says: 2 yolk sacs w no fetal pole established, measuring 6w4d and OS closed. I know I am m/c by beta results but was this a twin pregnancy?
Probably: The presence of two yolk sacs suggest that probability. ...Read more
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