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Forum Name: Obstetrics

Question: thermachoice uterine balloon therapy


 a7x - Mon Jun 07, 2010 9:33 am

i had a thermachoice uterine balloon done when i was hospitalized for severe anemia 9 months ago.... i am now 4 weeks late for my period... is it possible i could be pregnant and if so am i most likely to miscarry?
 Debbie Miller, RN - Wed Jun 09, 2010 12:47 pm

User avatar Hello,
Pregnancy is very unlikely following this procedure and if you did become pregnancy, likelihood of a healthy pregnancy is very slim. However, the procedure itself often reduces your bleeding and in the time frame you have experienced many women find they no longer have periods or if they do they are very light.

Of course you can always take a pregnancy test but I doubt this is the situation.

Best wishes.

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