You are here:

Abortion/menstruation, periods change after abortion

Advertisement


keshia wrote at 2013-01-16 22:17:59
Hi my name is Keshia, and I had an abortion 10 years ago I was like 3 months pregnant.  After the abortion my period changed from 5 days to 3 days. I was trying to concieve for 5 years but nothing happen. Until I started back staying on my period for 5 days again and I was pregnant the following month then went into preterm labor at 20 weeks. I absolutely believe the abortion affected my fertility m.


Abortion

All Answers


Answers by Expert:


Ask Experts

Volunteer


Doctor Early Options

Expertise

We are a group of family doctors who provide abortion care for over a decade. We can answer any health or medical related questions about early abortion, including the aspiration procedure, the abortion pill (RU486), or surgical abortion. We run a practice called Early Options, located in New York City: http://www.EarlyAbortionOptions.com. The practice is dedicated to making early abortion part of mainstream medical care. There are other family doctors around the United States who practice a similar approach to early abortion care: see http://www.EarlyAbortion.com. Please do not ask "private" questions so that other women can learn from your experience. Please tell me what country you are from so that we can better help you.

Experience

Experience in the area: We are all board certified family doctors who have special training in early abortion and reproductive health. Dr. Joan Fleischman is the founder of Early Options (earlyabortionoptions.com) dedicated to making early abortion part of mainstream medical care. Organizations: National Abortion Federation American Association of Family Physicians

Education/Credentials
Dr. Joan Fleischman, Founder M.D., Harvard Medical School M.P.A., John F. Kennedy School of Government

©2016 About.com. All rights reserved.