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Are tubal pregnancies real common?

Are tubal pregnancies real common?

Somewhat: About 20 per 1000 pregnancies are ectopic or tubal pregnancies. ...Read more

Dr. Lawrence Kessler
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Pregnancy (Definition)

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


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Is a bilateral tubal cauterization the same as laparoscopic tubal sterilization?

Is a bilateral tubal cauterization the same as laparoscopic tubal sterilization?

Maybe, maybe not: U can do a laparoscopic sterilization by cautery or clips or other ways, either way is old fashioned, the newer safer way that I do 99.9% of all my sterilizations on my patients is in office - adiana (for about another month, until I run out of catheters) or in office essure- both are easy, my pts stay awake, takes 5 minutes, no cutting, only miss 1/2 day of work, u can read about it online. ...Read more

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Bilateral tubal cauterization, is this as good as laparoscopic tubal sterilization?

It is a form of..: Tubal cauterization is a form of tubal sterilization and it does have a small failure rate depending upon where the tube is cauterized and how many times. If only once, the tube can put itself back together again and pregnancy results. (recanalization). ...Read more

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What's to be expected? Might tubal pregnancies prevent or lessen your chance of having kids in the future?

What's to be expected? Might tubal pregnancies prevent or lessen your chance of having kids in the future?

Yes: A tubal pregnancy is often detected when it outgrows its small compartment & causes acute belly pain. Treatment is focused on saving mom's life during a period of volatile blood pressure changes & need for emergency surgery.The tube is usually removed, leaving only one left on the other side. ...Read more

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I have a question about ectopic pregnancies after a tubal ligation. Higher risk than before?

I have a question about ectopic pregnancies after a tubal ligation. Higher risk than before?

Yes: It is a relative risk. Risk of pregnancy is tremendously decreased for obvious reason. But if it happens the risk of ectopic is higher. If a period is missed immediately do a pregnancy test. If positive called your ob/gyn asap. ...Read more

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I keep conceiving tubal pregnancies. I had 2 so far and one was a tubal premovel. I have 1 tube left an I am trying to have a baby. Who can help.

I keep conceiving tubal pregnancies. I had 2 so far and one was a tubal premovel. I have 1 tube left an I am trying to have a baby. Who can help.

DID they say: Your remaining tube is normal? Because if you have not had it tested either by hsg or laparoscopy with dye injection, you should not try to get preg, cause you could end up with another tubal pregnancy, if the remaining tube is not normal you most likely are better off having it removed if it cannot be adequately fixed, and do in vitro, it does no good as u know to keep having tubal pregnancies. ...Read more

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Had tubal reversal tubes back together dr said length tubes were short but good flow chances of pregnacy?

Had tubal reversal tubes back together dr said length tubes were short but good flow chances of pregnacy?

Impossible: I think I would defer to your surgeon. Any answer here would be nothing more than guessing. I wish you well. ...Read more

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Can you tell me some experience in pregnany with a tubal ligation?

Can you tell me some experience in pregnany with a tubal ligation?

Tubal reversal: The success rate of pregnancy after this procedure ranges from 40-85%, depending on age, type of initial tubal ligation, length of the remaining fallopian tubes, amount of scar tissue in the pelvis, and the surgeon's skill. ...Read more

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Had tubal reversal tubes back together dr said length tubes were short but good flow chances of pregnacy 35 yr old healthy female ovulation on top?

Had tubal reversal tubes back together dr said length tubes were short but good flow chances of pregnacy 35 yr old healthy female ovulation on top?

How long?: Your chances depend on many things besides tubes, but if you were normally fertile before the ligation let's assume you still are. The chance of pregnancy goes down as the tubes get shorter. How long are your tubes? Studies show that with a tubal length of 4 cm or less, pregnancy rates are zero. ...Read more

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I have had a tubal last year I got pregnat and had surgrey because it was and etopic pregnecy andthey ha to take bothtubes and half of my left overy?

I have had a tubal last year I got pregnat and had surgrey because it was and etopic pregnecy andthey ha to take bothtubes and half of my left overy?

What's the question?: It is not usually necessary to remove any ovarian tissue due to tubal (ectopic) pregnancy. It is common to remove tubes after failed tubal libation, to ensure no future pregnancies. ...Read more

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My last period was 8/19-8/23 did not have a period at all in september but started bleeding on 10/2 what could b going on? Could it b a tubal pregnacy

My last period was 8/19-8/23 did not have a period at all in september but started bleeding on 10/2 what could b going on? Could it b a tubal pregnacy

A few possibilities: You could have had delayed ovulation or an anovulatory cycle, either of which is a distinct possibility at the age of 39. If you are pregnant only a physician evaluation with ultrasound can determine if the pregnancy is in the uterus or tube. ...Read more

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Symptoms of tubal pregnacy?

Symptoms of tubal pregnacy?

Pain and bleeding: Most common symptom is abdominal/pelvic pain and vaginal bleeding. If you start to have nause or shoulder pain, that could be a sign of severe internal bleeding and you should go to the er immediately. If you are worried at all, I recommend you seek medical attention right away. Urgent care or soonest available appointment with a physician. ...Read more

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I had a c-cection 4 months ago and also had a tubal ligation I missed my period last month and also had negative pregancy test is this normal?

I had a c-cection 4 months ago and also had a tubal ligation I missed my period last month and also had negative pregancy test is this normal?

Normal.: Irregular periods after a pregnancy are very common and due to irregular ovulation - nothing to do with your tubal ligation. Chance of becoming pregnant with your tubes tied is 0.3% (1/300). If still in doubt, see your gynecologist and repeat another pregnancy test in a week. ...Read more

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I am 35 my last menstrual cycle was sept 6th. I have no energy always tired. I had a tubal 12 yrs ago. Pregnacy test was negative what's wrong? Help!

I am 35 my last menstrual cycle was sept 6th. I have no energy always tired. I had a tubal 12 yrs ago. Pregnacy test was negative what's wrong? Help!

Irregular periods: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems we treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections ; hormonal changes can cause spotting. Pregnancy after a tubal can happen but this is rare. You can do a home pregnancy test. There are many options available to regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule visit. ...Read more

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Spotting after a light 8 day period (that came early) sore breast for a week, tubal ligation almost 5 yrs ago...Pregnacy test said neg. What's going on?

Spotting after a light 8 day period (that came early) sore breast for a week, tubal ligation almost 5 yrs ago...Pregnacy test said neg. What's going on?

Irregular periods: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections ; hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more

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Why would someone start feeling nauseous every night around 5 or 6 p.m and the women takes a pregnancy test and comes back Negitive?

Why would someone start feeling nauseous every night around 5 or 6 p.m and the women takes a pregnancy test and comes back Negitive?

Find symptom's cause: Nausea/vomiting may be gi-related (food poisoning, peptic disease, gastroparesis, due to biliary & pancreatic disease, gas/bloat syndrome, small bowel problems). Consider "central" causes: motion sickness, vertigo, migraine headache, brain problems (some very serious). Also, rule out infection (? Urinary tract), medication side effects, pregnancy, & even reaction to stress. Find & treat cause. ...Read more

Cauterization (Definition)

Cauterization is the term for the use of a device which uses heat to treat tissues, most commonly at surgery to diminish bleeding but also externally for bleeding such as nasal bleeding. It can also be used to remove lesions on the skin ...Read more