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Is pregnancy possible after my tubal sterilization 12 years ago? #109/8

I am 42 years of and had my tubes tied 12 years ago.  I have all of the symptoms of pregnancy.  I thought at first it was menopause, but my FSH hormone tests came back normal.  I have buying tests just to see a negative result, but this time I am just not sure.  I had spotting on an early period and in one day it was gone now I am 8 days late.  My breasts are sore.  Is it possible I am pregnant?


Your tubal ligation was done 12 years ago.  You are having all of the symptoms of pregnancy.  You thought at first it was menopause.  Your FSH hormone tests came back normal.  Now you are 8 days late and have sore breasts. Is pregnancy possible, you ask?

 

            See your doctor or nurse practitioner and do a home pregnancy test. Yes, pregnancy is possible even after 12 years.

 

 

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Question:  What is going on today?  You must tell us if you were pregnant?

 

Key Words:  sterilization, symptoms, pregnancy, menopause, FSH hormone test, normal, negative pregnancy test, sore breasts

 Posted 3-4-2008, Updated 3-14-2008

Robert A. Hatcher MD, MPH
Emeritus Professor of Gynecology and Obstetrics
Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, GA
---2008-03-15


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