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Laparoscopy during pregnancy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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how can i help you?
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please proceed with your query
User :   i am having a laproscopy done next week. if i have concieved since my MC last month is it safe to have the laproscopy? i dont want to harm any potential baby
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what is the reason for which you are to undergo laparoscopy?
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when was your last menstrual period?
User :   i had cysts on my right ovary a few months ago. it seems they are gone though.
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please provide your age, and location.
User :   last period was aug 12th. had a mc the end of that month
User :   28 years old
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have you taken the urine pregnancy test/any blood test to confirm that you are pregnant?
User :   i was pregnant last month but i misscarried the end of aug
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User :   no i havent tried a test thought it would be too soon
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if you have missed a period, then i suggest that you first take a test to confirm the pregnancy

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then if you are pregnant, and not having any symptoms due to the cystsor if the cysts were very small in the scan
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then you should avoid laparoscopy
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