Posted by: sha | 2007/07/26

hysterectomy can i fall preg ?

hello doc,
i've had a hestorectomy about 10 yrs ago, my tubes are still intact.
is there a possibility i can fall pregnant? i am 42 yrs old
what woul happen if i was preg / to fall preg ?
thank you

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You need a uterus to carry a pregnancy, so you cannot fall pregnant.

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Posted by: Dove | 2007/07/27

No you can not fall pregnant after a hysterectomy.

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Posted by: looz | 2007/07/27

leez you are right, you dont have a womb, i hope you kew what was happening or why did they remove you =r womb, you seem unaware of this, go back to the doctor and tell him he should have explained what it is.

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Posted by: Leez | 2007/07/27

To the best of my knowledge, hysterectomy is removal of the womb, so where would you house a growing foetus?

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