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I have had two spontaneous miscarriages and later on, when I was diagnosed as having endometriosis, I was told that these events could be related. Is this true?
Not likely: Endometriosis is a condition in which the lining of the uterus is found on other internal organs like the ovaries, bladder and bowel. It can cause an problem with infertility by causing scar tissue which may block the fallopian tubes. During pregnancy endometriosis may resolve partially or completely . Talk to your md about causes, testing and treatment of recurrent miscarriage. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
A miscarriage is the spontaneous loss of a fetus before the 20th week of pregnancy. (Pregnancy losses after the 20th week are called preterm deliveries.) A miscarriage may also be called a "spontaneous abortion." This refers to naturally occurring events, not medical ...Read more
I was taking Zoloft when i had 3 miscarriages could this have been the cause? All tests were fine.
Yes, it is possible.: According to a study published in a canadian study of more than 5, 000 women, there was an association between taking antidepressants, particularly the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (ssris) such as paxil, prozac, and zoloft, and an increased risk for miscarriage. But researchers caution that this association does not imply a cause-and-effect relationship. ...Read more
My coccyx problem is back again after a miscarriage.Does it have anything to do with this?Why the pain is back again?
Let me try to help: Having miscarriage this means pressure on the pelvic muscles, that could cause pressure on the coccyx, usually transit in type. I usually ask my patients to take stool softener and sites bath, do not set on hard services and use plastic daunt to set on. Hopefully will go away. Good luck, thanks. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Had car accident 3/29/13. Fender bender. Not hurt but very startled. Had miscarriage 4/2/13 at 6w3d. Could car accident have caused miscarriage?
....: Scientific research evaluating the association between miscarriage & trauma has predominantly been conducted in trauma centers, meaning the accidents are more than a "fender bender". There other more common & certain causes for 1st trimester spontaneous abortion. Without more info, its in the realm of possibility. If all else ruled out may be in the realm of probability, but never certainty. ...Read more
Unknown: High blood pressure is definitely associated with adverse outcome in pregnancy, but if you are miscarrying early in pregnancy, that association is not as well proven. There are lots of good reasons to get your BP under control. In the long term, your pregnancy outcome will most likely be better. ...Read more
At 37, I had two miscarriages for my second child. Does it mean if I get pregnant again my child will have down syndrome?
When pregnant my older sister had big panel of antibody studies done due to multiple miscarriages. If abnormal, will she have lifelong problem?
Yes: If she has a positive anti-phospholipid antibody , which can cause miscarriages, she may have a life-long propensity to clotting, but this condition may be managed. This positive antibody may occur alone, or in association with other autoimmune cconditions, such as lupus. These conditions can vary widely in their severity. ...Read more
So I drank arizona green teas with gensing and honey my whole pregnancey shes 11m old and im just now hearing that gensing can cause miscarriages?
Unknown effects: Many herbs have "associations" with birth defects or miscarriages, which means that people taking them had those problems. That doesn't necessarily mean that the herb caused them because some birth defects or miscarriages happen spontaneously. However, general pregnancy recommendations are to avoid anything that might harm your baby until checking with your doctor, including herbs. ...Read more
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