How to conceive if my fallopian tubes are blocked

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    monica12

    Hi all,

    I have had this problem for sometime now. at the moment, i have no child and i seem desperate for one. my husband has been helpful and with that, he advised we see a doctor. the doctor diagnosed blocked Fallopian tube on my side while my husband was found to be healthy.. please help.

    Desperate,

    Anne.

    02/17/2018 at 10:56 am
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    Sandra F.
    Fertility Counselor

    Dear monica12,

    When a woman has her Fallopian tubes blocked, the sperm cannot reach the egg, and therefore fertilization cannot take place. In other words, if the sperm never meets the egg, pregnancy will never happen.

    The most obvious symptom of blocked Fallopian tubes is therefore anovulation (no egg is released monthly). Depending on the cause, one treatment may work better as others. Blocked Fallopian tubes may be caused for the following reasons: STD infection, uterine infection caused by an abortion or miscarriage, history of a ruptured appendix, history of abdominal surgery, ectopic pregnancy, surgery involving the tubes, and endometriosis.

    The potential treatments for blocked Fallopian tubes are laparoscopic surgery and IVF when repair surgery doesn’t work. Talk with your doctor for further advice.

    I hope I have been able to help,

    Best

    02/19/2018 at 10:47 am
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    wellspring1

    Hi Monica,

    Don’t worry if you have blocked Fallopian tubes, still you can conceive by doing laparoscopic surgery and IVF treatment. IVF treatment in best option, just take appointment for IVF expert and start the treatment.
    Stay Positive and be healthy.

    03/05/2018 at 10:22 am
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    ezabel

    Yes! But only in case If you have one open tube you might get pregnant without much struggle.Medication might help you out to increase chances of ovulating on the open side.But if both tubes are blocked laparoscopic surgery could be done that help opening blocked tube but the overall percentage of having the successful pregnancy is about 20 percent which is quite less according to expectations.The other finer way that might be adopted for possible conceptions is IVF.
    In this fertility drugs are taken to stimulate ovaries and the ultrasound-guided needle is used to retrieve eggs directly from ovaries.This is the treatment that is considered more often because this avoids blockage of the fallopian tube.Most of the doctor’s advice the removal of the fallopian tube because in most of the cases inflamed tube can decrease odds of IVF success.Not to forget there is the certain time period that requires from recovering and then you are allowed to try IVF surgery.

    03/20/2018 at 8:18 pm
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