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Will my hip replacement stop me from carrying children full…

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Will my hip replacement...

Will my hip replacement stop me from carrying children full term, I recently had a miscarriage and want to know if it will affect me

Doctor's Assistant: Do you keep personal medical records to help track this?

Track the miscarriage or the replacement?

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

Im 31 I don't smoke I've had two ceramic on ceramic hip replacements

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Your hip replacements should not affect your ability to get pregnant, carry and deliver a child. The hip replacements also should have no affect on whether or not you have a miscarriage.

Miscarriages are very common, occurring in more than 15% of all pregnancies. Most of the time it's just bad luck. Hopefully your next pregnancy will be completely successful. Good luck!

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