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I have been trying ivf and I keep getting miscarriages.

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Hi, I have been trying ivf and I keep getting miscarriages. Doctor says I have a bulky Uterus. can this be the cause?

Doctor's Assistant: The Gynecologist will need to help you with this. Please give me a bit more information, so the Gynecologist can help you best.

I have tried two IVF pregnancies that ended in miscarriages.

Doctor's Assistant: Is there anything else important you think the Gynecologist should know?

I am 48 years of age

Submitted: 2 years ago.Category: OB GYN
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Hello

Yes, the shape of the uterus can cause miscarriage.

However, a "bulky" uterus is not a cause, and this sounds like he is speculating.

I would get a different, second opinion from another specialis

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