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ask: How do I tell if I just had a miscarriage when i had my tubes tied?

By CBartholomew1088
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After my last baby was born in 2007 via c section my tubes were tied. I have had no additional scares until this month Nov. Something just wasn't right, My breast were soar for a week, Late starting, and cramping mainly on the right side were getting worse. Last night, it got so bad I took two alieve, the headache, the felt like i was gonna be sick, and most of all the cramping never stopped. Later that night, I used the bathroom, There was this brownish blood, my best-friend told me to wear a pad just in case my body needed to pass a clot. Although, the cramping never stopped, the headache continued on I decided to go to bed. This morning when I woke up, there was no blood on my pad, still cramping, still have a headache, and now far beyond concern as i already had my suspicions. I had to pee, and as soon as I sat down within moments I heard this loud "plop" my heart sank, in my head i just lost my baby, although, i don't know for sure if it was, but im still cramping some... I guess I feel lost as I am not sure whats going on if my tubes have been tied.. can anyone help? Thank you.

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Rosa Cabrera RN


It sounds like you should go to the hospital with your symptoms since you are definitely having signs of a miscarriage.

These include:

  • Mild to severe back pain (often worse than normal menstrual cramps)
  • Weight loss
  • White-pink mucus
  • True contractions (very painful happening every 5-20 minutes)
  • Brown or bright redbleeding with or without cramps (20-30% of all pregnancies can experience some bleeding in early pregnancy, with about 50% of those resulting in normal pregnancies)
  • Tissue with clot like material passing from the vagina


Please go to your nearest hospital and keep us updated!


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