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21 Jul 2008

Pregnancy after sterilization
Can I fall pregnant through artificial insemination after having had my tubes clipped?
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01 Jan 0001

Dear Neo

There is no possibility of falling pregnant with simple insemination after tubal sterilization since the artificial insemination process depends on patency of the tubes. However, invitro fertilization can be considered in this situation as a good alternative.

Answered by: Dr.M.I. Cassim
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