Daily news updates about tubal ligation reversal from Chapel Hill Tubal Reversal Center, the only medical facility exclusively for tubal reversal surgery.Why Get Your Tubes Untied? Several Good Reasons
Women get their tubes untied for many different reasons. Some do so to have more children with new partners. Some regret their decision and want to have more children with their current partners. Others have abnormal symptoms and want to feel better but don't want to become pregnant again. A few women have experienced great tragedy and seek to have their tubes untied so they can replace the void they feel in their life.
Tubal Ligation Reversal Offers Hope After Tragedy
A mother who recently experienced the tragic loss of two children travels to Raleigh, North Carolina to have tubal ligation reversal surgery with Dr. Monteith. She feels tubal reversal will give her a reason to live after her two youngest children died in a house fire. She wants other women to know they are not alone in life and in their suffering. She wants women to know any chance, no matter how small, is a chance that they should not miss out on. Sterilization reversal is offering her a chance to have more children and to have more hugs in her life.
What Are My chances of Pregnancy After a Fimbriectomy Reversal?
A member of the Tubal Reversal Message Board asks what are her chances of pregnancy after reversal of both a fimbriectomy type tubal ligation on one side and a Pomeroy type tubal ligation on the other side. Dr. Monteith responds by informing her fimbriectomy can be reversed and pregnancy is possible. Fimbriectomy reversal alone provides a chance of pregnancy between 15% to 40% and Pomeroy tubal ligation reversal the chance of getting pregnant is approximately 70%. In this patient’s case the chance of pregnancy would be 70% and pregnancy should happen within 12 months of sterilization reversal but could take as long as 24 months to become pregnant naturally.
Can Pelvic Congestion Happen After A Tubal Ligation?
A recent patient of Dr. Monteith’s began to experience painful side effects four days after her tubes were tied. She was unable to find answers with her local physicians and she traveled to Chapel Hill Tubal Reversal Center to be evaluated by Dr. Monteith. At the time of her reversal surgery her pelvic veins were massively dilated and she was diagnosed with Pelvic Congestion Syndrome. Although there is no link between tubal ligation and pelvic congestion this patients symptoms and the timing of her symptoms seemed to suggest the tubal ligation was the cause of her problems.
Tubal Reversal Facebook Groups
Chapel Hill Tubal Reversal Center has the largest and most active public tubal reversal group on Facebook. The group has over 2,800 members and if growing strong. Not only is the size of the group impressive, but Dr. Monteith and staff actively participate in the discussions and are available for answering questions. Once patients have surgery at the center they are also allowed entry into the Secret Tubal Reversal Facebook group. Only patients who have had surgery with Dr. Monteith are eligible for entry into the secret reversal group.