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How likely is it that someone can get pregnant after having tubes tied?

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Dr. Renee Harris
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: About 1:300

So about one in 300 couple can conceive after a tubal ligation or vasectomy.
If a woman conceives after a tubal, there is a much higher chance of a tubal pregnancy, so it is very important to see your doctor quickly.

In brief: About 1:300

So about one in 300 couple can conceive after a tubal ligation or vasectomy.
If a woman conceives after a tubal, there is a much higher chance of a tubal pregnancy, so it is very important to see your doctor quickly.
Dr. Renee Harris
Dr. Renee Harris
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Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Depends

Depends on type of tubal - the method dictates the failure rate.
Your doc should have given you that information as part of your pre-op discussion. Separate issue is your age - at 45, your fertility is reduced just based on age, independent of your means of contraception.

In brief: Depends

Depends on type of tubal - the method dictates the failure rate.
Your doc should have given you that information as part of your pre-op discussion. Separate issue is your age - at 45, your fertility is reduced just based on age, independent of your means of contraception.
Dr. Adam Newman
Dr. Adam Newman
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