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Normal Pregnancy After Ectopic
85%: The recurrence risk for an ectopic pregnancy is about 15% - so the likelihood of a normal pregnancy is about 85%. Good luck and see your doctor within the first 8 weeks after you have a positive pregnancy test so that an ectopic pregnancy can be excluded or diagnosed and treated early. ...Read more
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
Will i get a normal pregnancy after an ectopic pregnancy with left tube removed. And now my right ovary is polycystic not the syndrome type.
Ectopic ruled out I have a normal pregnancy so why does both my shoulders hurt and my left side has a slight pain?
Ruptured cyst?: Did you have a cyst on ultrasound? A ruptured of leaking cyst can cause the symptoms you are describing. ...Read more
My hCG level went from 524 to 616 im six weeks and three days could I have a normal pregnancy or is this a ectopic again?
Ectopic: You can not determine whether you have an ectopic based on your blood work. I would suggest you get an ultrasound. The majority of ectopic pregnancies can be identified when you beta HCG reaches a level of 1200. ...Read more
I've recently had an ectopic pregnancy. Is there a chance to have a healthy and normal pregnancy even if my boyfriend has low sperm as well ?
Yes: There is a good chance you will be able to conceive again and have a full term pregnancy. But, there is a slightly increased risk of your having another ectopic pregnancy, so it is critical that you be followed as closely as possible by your ob-gyn as soon as your pregnancy test is poitive again. Wait at least two regular periods before trying again...Your boyfriend should be seen by a urologist.. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Right tube removed after an ectopic. Left tube and ovary working perfectly, what is the percentage of having a normal pregnancy with 1 tube ?
I've had 2 ectopics 1 on the left and had tube removed and 1 on the right which I had injection, what are my chances of having a normal pregnancy?
Very low chance: The reason the ectopic pregnancies keep recurring is still present- which is Fallopian tube partial obstruction. As a result, every time you think you may be pregnant you need to be checked immediately for another ectopic to save your remaining right Fallopian tube. IVF is your best chance for a normal intrauterine pregnancy. ...Read more
Hi I recently had an ectopic pregnancy and I want to know if i'm experiencing the same thing or am I having a normal pregnancy or am I pregnant at all?
Check with OB/GYN!: The rates of recurrent ectopic pregnancy after single dose methotrexate, salpingectomy, and linear salpingostomy were 8, 10, and 15%, respectively, among women who attempted to conceive again. Seek early care with a gynecologist and check serial beta HCG levels and transvaginal sonograms until intrauterine viable pregnancy is determined conclusively. Take Folic Acid 1-5 mg daily! ...Read more
No: For the most part having ovarian cysts doesn't increase risk of ectopic pregnancy. The only situation that i can think of where it would is if a woman had endometriosis as a cause of the cyst. Endometriosis can cause scarring and increase risk of ectopic pregnancy that way. But usually a functional cyst will not increase risk of ectopic. ...Read more