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How long should I wait to get pregnant after a miscarriage?

Diana Meeks
Diana Meeks on behalf of Sigma Nursing
Family Practitioner

It is possible to get pregnant within the next menstrual cycle following a miscarriage. This may be too soon for women to fully recover from the effects of the miscarriage. Therefore, doctors often recommend waiting a little while (one month or so) before trying to get pregnant again.

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