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Tilted Uterus And Pregnancy
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
8wks ultrasound showed tilted uterus (flipped backward) how a tilted uterus will affect my pregnancy and baby do I have a chance of miscarriage?
No problem: 30 percent of women have a tilted back uterus. That is similar to being left handed. A tilted back uterus might have more low back pain with periods or while in labor, but wont affect getting pregnant or carrying a pregnancy. Good luck and dont worry. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Not really: This may make things a little more challenging to see. ...Read more
Probably not: Ectopic pregnancies occur when the sperm and egg meet and fertilize and then the fertilized ovum does not make it to the uterus. This is usually a tubal issue (scarring, obstruction, etc). The fertilized egg continue to grow and the tube cannot handle the size and growth and ruptures. Tilting of the uterus in my opinion would not be a recognized cause for this condition. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Can you please tell me if it's more common to have an ectopic pregnancy if you have a tilted uterus?
No: Absolutely not, that's a myth - good news!~. ...Read more
NO: Not at all.Get a more detailed answer ›