Facebook Pixel
EmpowHER Guest

Can I still get pregnant? Tubal ligation, pregnant, ectopic, and 1 tube removed???

By Anonymous June 19, 2014 - 9:02pm
Rate This

I had my tubes tied in 2007... Just found out I was pregnant 4 weeks ago but it was ectopic. Dr had to remove a tube ... Is it possible to get pregnant if I got pregnant with my tubes tied again?
I had 6 pregnancies in total my son 10, miscarriage , my daughter 8, miscarriage , my son 6, and the tubes tied.. 7 years later , pregnant (normal pregnancy symptoms ). Found out out it was ectopic pregnancy. Now I'm healing from a laparoscopy surgery to remove a tube.. Is it just my way of having babies??? And maybe I ll come out pregnant again or it's a done deal..

Add a Comment2 Comments

EmpowHER Guest

Hello there first of all i would like to thanks
my name is Abeyote . i have no both of fallopiyan tube couse of Ectopic pregnancy. so can i get pregnant ?
Thank you!!!!

August 16, 2014 - 1:15am
EmpowHER Guest

HI Anon,

Welcome to EmpowHER. Tubal ligation is considered a permanent method of birth control. But there is always a slight risk of becoming pregnant after having a tubal ligation 5 out of 1,000 women after 1 year. Women with tubal ligation are at higher risk of having an ectopic pregnancy. You will need to discuss with your doctor the chances of you having another ectopic pregnancy. Hope this was helpful?

June 20, 2014 - 5:34am
Enter the characters shown in the image.
By submitting this form, you agree to EmpowHER's terms of service and privacy policy
Add a Comment

All user-generated information on this site is the opinion of its author only and is not a substitute for medical advice or treatment for any medical conditions. Members and guests are responsible for their own posts and the potential consequences of those posts detailed in our Terms of Service.

Ectopic Pregnancy

Get Email Updates

Ectopic Pregnancy Guide

Have a question? We're here to help. Ask the Community.


Health Newsletter

Receive the latest and greatest in women's health and wellness from EmpowHER - for free!