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Rubella immunity testing after abortion for future pregnancy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   actually i had a question on pregnancy
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   proceed
User :   recently i lost my baby .. i was in my 5th month and was afftected by rubella
User :   on Cot 1 i got it terminated
User :   Oct*
User :   now again i want to concive .
Doctor :   Ok
User :   should i take any test for it
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Let me put few questions
Doctor :   Why was the baby aborted
Doctor :   Was the foetus affected?
Doctor :   was it shown on scan
User :   we were not sure ...
User :   the docs gave a probability figure ...
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   and you decided to go for abortion
User :   and everybody suggested that we shouldnt go ahead
Doctor :   Before one is planning to get pregnant she has to get the Rubella immunity test first
Doctor :   if the antibodies are less
User :   but now that i had got infected , ill be immune rt?
Doctor :   then you have to get the vaccination
Doctor :   that is why check the antibodies
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   you will be protected
Doctor :   from rubella
Doctor :   but it is no sure that you have required antibodies to protect

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