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Got sterilization done. Missed periods. Chances of pregnancy? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 11-Jun-2013
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Very Good Posted in: Getting Pregnant
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Practicing since : 2002
Answered : 106 Questions
User:Hi Dr
Doctor:Good Evening
Doctor:How can I help you?
User:Good Evening
User:i missed my period for the first time
Doctor:Do you have your periods at regular times usually?
User:we have 2 kids and my family planning op is done
User:yes,its alwez regular
User:my due date was i5 feb
Doctor:Let me guide you regarding this.
User:what can be done?
Doctor:First, you will have to confirm that there is no pregnancy.
User:even if operation is done?
Doctor:You can go for a serum HCG test.
Doctor:Yes. There are some cases where pregnancy has occured after the surgery.
User:Sterlisation was done almost a year back
Doctor:IT should be fine. Just that it has to be made sure that there is no pregnancy.
Doctor:Once it is confirmed, you can visit your gynaecologist to see, if you have any hormonal imbalances or any other organic disorders.
User:ok thanks dr, will do that
Doctor:If everything is normal, then it might be a one off occurence
Doctor:Sometimes it can happen with stress or environmental factors too.
User:So do i wait for a week and go for test, Is it ok ??
Doctor:So do not worry. Just get the test done.
Doctor:Yes. That should be fine.
User:Thanks Dr...
Doctor:Hope you have followed my suggestions.
Doctor:Is there anything else I could help you with?
User:Yes, Would like to wait for couple of days and then go for check..
Doctor:Great. You can do that.
User:Thanks..This is it for now..Have a great day
Doctor:Thanks for consulting me.
Doctor:Bye for now.
Doctor:have a nice Evening!!
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