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Uterus Didelphys

double uterus

Uterus Didelphys, more commonly knows as a double uterus, is a condition where a woman’s uterus forms differently, creating a double uterus, two separate cervices and sometimes two vaginas (though not always). It’s exact cause is unknown, but it is generally present from birth, though often only becomes noticeable after puberty. Diagnosis is carried out using a physical examination alongside ultrasound scans and 3-D ultrasounds more recently. There is no treatment as such for the condition, but it must be managed, especially during pregnancy. Women with this condition will frequently have a slightly higher risk of late miscarriage, premature delivery and bleeding during pregnancy. Often birth by Caesarean section is considered in these circumstances, to lessen the risk of complications.

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Can two cervixes result in discomfort during sex. When I go forpaptests they sometimes have difficulty finding them.





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Im a 15 yr old girl and I have a double uterus with my doctors say is shaped like bunny ears, I've been in many different birth control pills and they work for a short amount of time and stop working, my period pain and bleeding is awful so my parents and I are taking to a doctor about taking the second uterus out, even if I have the second one taken out will there still be a possibility that I could have kids because the other uterus is still in there?





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I'm 16 and I just found out today I have a double uterus and a large septum, the best bet is to not take the second one out because even with 2 you can still Carry a child but the only risks are pre term labor and the baby being breeched in that case you would need a c section

I have a double uterus as well. I'm 23 years old and I just found out today. Have any of you experienced nausea or vomiting with this? I am finding that I am always experience nausea and I am trying to figure out if it could be related?





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I have double uterus and I have 2 beautiful children.. I didn't even know I had it until I had to have an emergency c section with my first child.. I carried both children full term.. They were small babies but I'm blessed to have them





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My girlfriend has uturus didelphys and seems to react to special stimuli differently than other girls I've encountered. Based on her physiology is there a extreme change in the location of certain sensitive areas or are they unchanged?





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I have this double uterus as well, and two cervical had A septum removed a few years ago,band am currently 10 week pregnant and no doctors or anything have wanted to check to see everything is ok even thou they know about this, I'm worried? Should I push for them to check I don't know? Just worried xx





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Hi Gemma, have you seen this? https://www.facebook.com/extraordinarypregnancies Might be worth contacting them. Daisy x

What should the next step if a double uterus is discovered at Caesarean section ... Should we do hysterectomy at the time of Caesarean section of the uterus not having pregnancy.. Leaving behind the other uterus.. In in case of unilateral hysterectomy, can we give that patient a trial of VBAC.





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Hi Chastity, I don't know what type of syndrome you would be talking about. If you have an example or know of it let me know.





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I always had very long painful periods. At age 22 when I got married I found sex to be very painful and always followed by bleeding. I visit the doctor and they discovered I had a double uterus, vagina and a bilateral duplicated urinary system. I had the septum removed which separated my vagina making sex more pleasant. At that time they told me I could never have children. They said if I got pregnant I would miscarry. I did get pregnant twice, each time I carried my babies to full term an delivered naturally. Both children were conceived in the right uterus.





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At the age of 26 I was diagnosed with didelphus uterus, I was very concern because I wanted to be able to get pregnant, at the age of 29 I decided to try and finally one year later I was pregnant. I have a beautiful daughter, she is 4 now. My pregnancy was completely normal and I ended up having a C section. My sister has been trying to have a baby but she has had 2 miscarriages, her doctor found that she has bicornuate uterus. They told her to keep trying but I have read that that type of condition requires surgery. is it true?





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