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Amenorrhea after vacuum aspiration

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I had an abortion on the 30th of October.It was done with vacuum.Now is the 18th of December and I still dont have my period.Is this normal?I havent had any sexual contact after the abortion.
is it possible that Im still pregnant?I havent put on any weight, but I feel my breast tense.


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replied December 19th, 2009
Menstruation Answer A8585
Hello,

Welcome to the ehealthforum and I am really glad to help you out.


Your concern is regarding the amenorrhea that you are having after vacuum aspiration. From the symptoms, the possibility of Asherman’s syndrome is high. It is characterized by the presence of adhesions and/or fibrosis within the uterine cavity due to scars and is common after vacuum aspiration. Amenorrhea is a common compliant of the patients. The diagnosis can be confirmed by a hysteroscopy, imaging by sonohysterography or hysterosalpingography.

You should consult a gynecologist and get a physical examination done.

It is very difficult to precisely confirm a diagnosis without examination and investigations and the answer is based on the medical information provided. For an exact diagnosis, you are advised to consult your doctor. I sincerely hope that helps. Take care.







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