Will not affect future fertility
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Does having an abortion affect future fertility?
Many women who have abortions hope to have children at a later time. Since having an abortion is just about the literal opposite of having a baby, it’s natural to wonder if a past procedure will have an impact on future fertility.
Can I have a normal pregnancy after an abortion?
Skip to main content. Having an abortion will not usually affect your chances of becoming pregnant and having normal pregnancies in the future. But there’s a very small risk to your fertility and future pregnancies if you develop a womb infection during the procedure that’s not treated promptly.
What are the risks of abortion?
Just like any surgery, there are health risks associated with abortion. Some risks may include heavy bleeding, infection, cervical scarring, uterine scarring, damage to internal organs, sepsis, fertility loss, complications with future pregnancies, and death. Surgical abortion is the leading cause of Asherman Syndrome.
What happens to your body after an abortion?
The first pill cuts off the flow of Progesterone which is known as the 鈥減regnancy hormone鈥?as it helps to create a stable environment for the newly forming fetus during early pregnancy. The second pill brings on labor-like contractions of the uterus to expel the pregnancy. After a medical abortion, it is common to experience: