Pregnancy symptoms and damaged fallopian tubes

Patient

Q: A specialist told me my tubes are damaged and I'm going through menopause. Can I get pregnant? I'm having symptoms.

Doctor

A:   It is unlikely that you would be pregnant if your fallopian tubes are damaged and at your age menopause is a most likely diagnosis. Though I can see no harm in doing a pregnancy test to rule out pregnancy if you're having some symptoms.

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