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What to expect after a tubal reversal?

What to expect after a tubal reversal?

Unpredicable: Waiting game. Basically the best chance of getting pregnant is relatively soon after the procedure. If pregnant need to make sure there is no ectopic pregnancy. So the first 6 months are the most important. ...Read more

Dr. Lisa Saponaro
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Overweight (Definition)

Nearly two-thirds of the United States population is overweight. There are many ways to determine if a person is overweight, but experts believe that a person's body mass index (BMI) is the best way to assess an adult's weight in relation to their height. * A BMI between 18.5 and 24.9 is considered normal. * Adults with a BMI between 25 and 29.9 are considered overweight. There are exceptions. For example, an athlete may have a higher BMI but not be overweight. * Adults with a BMI greater than 30 are considered obese. * Adults with a BMI greater than or equal to 40 are considered extremely obese. * Anyone more than 100 pounds overweight is considered morbidly obese. A person with a high BMI may have a normal amount of body fat is they have ...Read more


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What are the risk factors after tubal reversal?

What are the risk factors after tubal reversal?

Several: First of all if successful it opens your tubes. But that does not mean the tubes will work. Your chance of having a baby really depends on age, hormones, sperm uterus etc. The risk of ectopic pregnancy is extremely high. The risk that the tubes closes up again is also very high, . ...Read more

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Can women get a tubal reversal done?

Can women get a tubal reversal done?

Depends: Depending on the type of tubal ligation was done. Because the tube is readily accessible, the physician will usually cut, tie and burn a large segment. The more damage a tube undergoes, the less chances that it can be repaired or that the repair will work. How much tube is left to repair. The fallopian tube needs a minimal amount of length and structure for it to be a functional tube. ...Read more

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What is the best way to get a tubal reversal?

Please see here: Please see this link for details about tubal ligation reversal. http://www.webmd.com/infertility-and-reproduction/guide/tubal-ligation-reversal?page=2#2 ...Read more

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Had tubal reversal 6 months ago ttc any advice?

Had tubal reversal 6 months ago ttc any advice?

Need tubal evaluatio: If pregnancy has not happened 6 months after tubal reversal, then a tubal evaluation is needed. Scarring may cause blockage of the tubes which may explain lack of success. See your doctor for this evaluation. Good luck. ...Read more

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What are the chances of tubal reversal with filshie clips?

What are the chances of tubal reversal with filshie clips?

Very good: Chances are very good and reversal is technically easier when filshie clips are used. However, this is not the only parameter for success. See an infertility specialist who does tubal reversals for a more accurate assessment of your potential chances for success after reversal. ...Read more

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Is there any doctors in Montgomery that does tubal reversal?

Is there any doctors in Montgomery that does tubal reversal?

Call around: Not sure if a physician from Montgomery will look at this on a timely bases. I'd check who is a gynecologist on your insurance, and call & ask. Then ask your PCP how they feel about the physicians skills. ...Read more

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Are there any tubal reversal doctors out there thay are affordable.?

Are there any tubal reversal doctors out there thay are affordable.?

Depends on location: A simple call to fertility practices in the area will give you information on cost. Most insurance carriers do not cover this procedure and it will likely be an out of pocket cost for you. If your area is too expensive, consider checking out fertility practices outside your city or even state. ...Read more

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I'm seeing clear slimy discharge after tubal reversal, what should I do?

I'm seeing clear slimy discharge after tubal reversal, what should I do?

Call MD: If you had recent surgery, then the concern is that you may have developed an infection. You want to make sure that if and infection is occurring, you get appropriate treatment so that it does not get worse and make conception more difficult ...Read more

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Does any of the doctors know anyone that does the loans for the tubal reversal procedure?

Yes: There are number of medical loan companies that specialize in only medical loans like springstone, united, and my medical loan. Good luck. ...Read more

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Dr. Victor Beshay
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Reversal Of Tubal Ligation (Definition)

Reversal of tubal ligation is a surgical attempt at re-establishing continuity of the fallopian tubes after they have been interrupted ...Read more