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what will likely happen

okay so i had a miscarrage on saturday but they sent the tissue that they thought was the baby to the lab and it came back as negative so the rushed me to have blood testing yesterday to check my hormone levels they said it could be in my tubes. what does that mean what do they do and will we ever be able to have kids again?

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saadamarie

Asked by saadamarie at 11:21 AM on Aug. 27, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • It's refered to as a tubal pregnancy. They remove the section of tube where the fetus is. You can still have children.
    L.A.F.outloud

    Answer by L.A.F.outloud at 11:24 AM on Aug. 27, 2010

  • Its a tubal (or ectopic) pregnancy. They don't remove the section of tube where the fetus is (like the previous poster stated they do). They just remove the fetus from the tube via laparoscopic surgery. Or if your lucky and its early enough they may just give you doses of methotrexate. But if you catch it too late your tube can rupture which would cause severe bleeding, pain, and the loss of your tube. As for future pregnancies yes you can still have children. Ive had a tubal pregnancy 3 years ago and I now have two healthy children. But they say that having a ectopic pregnancy increases your chances for having another by 15%
    jessran1218

    Answer by jessran1218 at 12:44 PM on Aug. 27, 2010

  • Both answers are right. It depends on your OB and how they deal with the situation. You might loose one of your fallopian tubes but luckily you have 2 so you should still be able to get pregnant even with only one left.

    Good Luck momma!
    Roadfamily6now

    Answer by Roadfamily6now at 3:06 PM on Aug. 27, 2010

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    victoriamom2007

    Answer by victoriamom2007 at 11:00 PM on Aug. 27, 2010

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