Posted by: Desperate | 2009-04-16

Second miscarriage

After my first miscarriage in Feb I fell pregnant again about two weeks later, but had the second miscarriage again now in April, again at about 5-7 weeks. My first question is: did I fell pregnant too soon after the first one?

I had endometriosis removed on 3 occasions in one year, it came back within 3 months, which most probably caused the first misscarriage. I am scared that if I wait too long to fall pregnant again it can grow back in this time and the whole process starts again?

Can a overactive or underactive thyroid also have an impact on miscarriage?

Thank you

Not what you were looking for? Try searching again, or ask your own question
Our expert says:
Expert ImageGynaeDoc

It is recommended that you wait at least 3 months after a miscarriage before faling pregnant again, else the chances of recurrent miscarriage are increased. Endometriosis can cause infertility but shuld not cause miscarriage. Thyroid problems can.

Best wishes

The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical exmanication, diagnosis and formal advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.

Have your say

Thanks for commenting! Your comment will appear on the site shortly.
Thanks for commenting! Your comment will appear on the site shortly.