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Posted by: RR | 2006/04/04

Should I or shouldn't I fall pregnant now

I am 26 and my husband 28. I only have one ovary. I already had two Laparoscopy's to remove cysts. I want to know whether or not my husband and I should think of falling pregnant as soon as possible or is it safe to wait for a year or so, seeing that my mother, mother in law and all the other woman in our family had a hard time falling pregnant. I have been on The Pill for 13 years now, first triphazil. biphazil and currently jasmine. It is my dream, having a baby of my own one day.... Can you please give me advice on this.

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If you had endometriotic cysts then the sooner you start the better. If they were just other benign cysts then you can wait a couple of years.

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Posted by: RR | 2006/04/05

Thanx for your reply. It means so much to me.

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Posted by: d | 2006/04/04

I fell pregnant with only one ovary and have had many hormonal problems, cysts and other complications....normal couples can take up to 12 months to conceive...trust, relax and don't loose hope!

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Posted by: Andy | 2006/04/04

Hi RR
Every woman's body differs. But seeing that you have been on the pill so long I would think that it would be best to leave the pill so that it can get out of your system. With only one ovary and a history of infertlity issues in your family you should consider starting now.
Best of luck and I hope that you don't have trouble falling pregnant when you decide the time is right for you.

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