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Just had my tubes tied, should I worry?

I know some women still get pregnant after having this done. I was just wondering how often this occurs in real life? Anyone have this happen to them? or someone you know?

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Asked by batesljp at 2:22 PM on Oct. 6, 2008 in Health

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  • I had my tubes tied 1 year ago and I was parranoid ALL of the time thinking I would somehow get preg. again. I read online about it and it says if it should happen, it is more likely to happen after year 2 but your chances are slim. Doesn't take the worry away though. I have not been on birth control or used protection of any kind for this past year and knock on wood... my tubes seem to be tied tight !

    Answer by TexasStyle at 2:30 PM on Oct. 6, 2008

  • I had my tubes tied 7 years ago and I haven't got pregnant yet, I wouldn't worry about it.

    Answer by sammiesmom2000 at 3:11 PM on Oct. 6, 2008

  • Same here had mine done for 8 years and not pregnant .

    Answer by tina30218 at 3:18 PM on Oct. 6, 2008

  • I'm almost 3 yrs in with mine, no issues

    Answer by customcat2000 at 4:40 PM on Oct. 6, 2008

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