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27 Mar 2007

Pregnant after Sterilisation?

I have missed my period for the second month now. Only time I have ever missed periods is when I fell pregnant. I was sterilized 10 years ago after a caesarian with my 3rd child. I am 42 years old. Do you think there may be a possibility of falling pregnant after sterilization? I have never used contraceptives.
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01 Jan 0001

All contraceptive methods can fail, so do check a pregnancy test. It would be very unlikely though.

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