Why Can’t I Have My Second Child?

Dr. Braverman discusses why patients who have had one child have a difficult time successfully completing another pregnancy.

Many people wonder whether they would need our services after they had successfully had a previous child. These same patients may now be suffering from recurrent miscarriages or complete inability to conceive at all; actually many of the immune related cases that we deal with occur after the patient had a successful pregnancy, especially but not always if the first born was a male. This is called secondary recurring pregnancy loss and makes up a very significant portion of our practice. Many of these patients may go years without treatment as they are constantly told they can't have a problem if they successfully had a first child.

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