Tubal reversal surgery is often used to get pregnant after a previous tubal ligation. There are several factors concerning the tubal reversal which play a huge role in the success rate of tubal ligation reversal. These involve:
- The type of originally performed tubal ligation procedure.
- The age of the woman is also very important part in tubal reversal success rate.
- The success rate is different for women of different ages. For example women over 40 should discuss their personal chances of having success with their health care provider before choosing tubal ligation reversal.
- The number of damage which was caused as a result of the original tubal ligation procedure directly relates to the possible success of the tubal reversal procedure.
Women who are supposed to be the best candidates for tubal ligation reversal are those whose tubal ligations involved either the removal of only a small section of the fallopian tubes, or those women whose tubal ligation was done with the help of clips or rings. They are placed around the tubes to prevent eggs which were released during ovulation period from traveling through the fallopian tubes.
In general success rates for tubal ligation reversal can begin from 20 percent and reach to 70 percent.
If you are a woman under 35 years old and if you don’t have any serious problems concerning your health, your tubal reversal success rate will surely be higher than in other cases. Your health, certainly, will play a great role for this procedure.
During a year of having a tubal reversal, success rates usually range from 50 to 80 percent. This percentage shows the chance of couples that want to get pregnant. As time passes, the percentage of getting pregnant becomes lower. With each month of trying to get pregnant after a tubal reversal, success rates will become lower than usual pregnancy rates of women who have not had a tubal reversal. So, before having a tubal reversal, you should note that in future it would be very difficult to have the pleasure of being pregnant and having a baby. But anyway if You have done it, you should be very attentive to your health, that’s the main part which helps to get pregnant again and, surely, you must follow the instructions given by Your doctor.
The doctor who used Hulka clip or Falope Rings, can guarantee you a higher tubal reversal success rate. While performing a tubal ligation with that rings or clips, the reconnection of the tubes becomes easier during a tubal reversal.
The success of tubal reversal surgery is also depending from other factors, such as the history of pelvic infection, pelvic adhesions, prior ectopic pregnancy etc. All of these factors certainly can influence the surgery procedure, the success rates and of course, the next pregnancy.
If you are aware of all this information, if you follow all the instructions step by step then to have a good result after the surgery, and if you are attentive to your health, you will have the great chance to get pregnant again!