Pregnancy after tubal ligation?

Patient

Q: I've had two children via csection and an open tubal ligation sixteen months ago. For the past three weeks I have had pregnancy symptoms including breast tenderness, lactation, discharge, heightened sense of smell, abdominal discomfort, and mild nausea. With pms I generally have cramping but no other symptoms. Would you suspect pregnancy as a serious possibility?

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