Woman Gets Pregnant After Having Fallopian Tubes Removed

‘Miracle Baby’: Mom-of-Three Gets Pregnant After Having Fallopian Tubes Removed

Getting pregnant unexpectedly is always a bit of an adjustment. Getting pregnant when you were 100% confident you couldn’t is straight-up shocking. That’s what happened to mom-of-three Elizabeth Kough, who found herself pregnant with her fourth child after getting her fallopian tubes removed years earlier.

“Of course, at first I was shocked, and I was like, this isn’t in my plan, because I’m a planner. But sometimes, the best-laid plans, you need to just do away with those,” Kough, 39, told The News Tribune.

YOU MAY ALSO LIKE: Meet the Infinity Baby: 10-Year-Old Records Mom Giving Birth in Car on Way to Hospital

Kough had opted for the self-endectomy after the birth of her third child because she had “decided her family was complete.” She was then very surprised — to say the least — when she started experiencing early signs of pregnancy.

The Missouri-based mom took a pregnancy test which confirmed her intuitions. In addition to feeling joy, she also felt fear: without fallopian tubes, there was a risk that the fertilized egg was not in her uterus. She went to the doctors who confirmed that the fetus was safe and sound and growing normally. 

Kough and her doctors were curious about how she got pregnant, of course. They were able to review the surgery through ultrasounds and following her caesarian and confirmed the surgery was done correctly. Kough has no fallopian tubes and still somehow delivered a very healthy (and rare!) baby.

Her fourth child, son Benjamin, was born happy and healthy in March.

“He is a beautiful baby. I am exceptionally lucky to have him in my life,” she shared with People. “I have one child leaving the house and one child coming in. It’s hard to explain. I just feel very full of joy. Very, very full. I’m very blessed to have him around. I’m shocked in a great way. I’m shocked and awed.”

About Mamas Uncut

Mamas Uncut is the place for moms online. We cover the latest news around motherhood and parenting, plus entertainment news as well – all with a mom-focused twist. Looking for parenting advice? We have plenty of it, all for moms, from moms. Our mission is focused solely on empowering moms and moms-to-be with the knowledge and answers they’re looking for. We don’t stop there though, we have expert advice on a range of topics, and all of our categories get updated multiple times a day, so if there’s one website for moms you need to bookmark, it’s Mamas Uncut. We cover it all, from the latest and trendiest baby names, in the US and all over the world, to advice for moms in the workplace, or mom to mom advice on balancing it all. Looking for an answer to a specific question you’ve have? Head over to our new answers section, where you can ask questions on a nearly endless amount of topics, and you’ll get answers fast – really fast. Mamas Uncut is more than just the place for moms, it’s the community of moms – all here to help, make friends, and more. Not sure where to start? Take a look at one of our key topic areas like Pregnancy or Relationships – if you’re looking for advice on a specific topic, there’s a pretty good chance that we’ve already written on it (a few times), or that it’s within our answers section. If you don’t have time to read the site every day, we also have a newsletter that you can control how often you want to receive – that way we send all of the must-see content for moms directly to your inbox – it’s that easy. So go ahead and take a look around, ask a question, or just keep reading, we’re glad you’re here.

1 thought on “‘Miracle Baby’: Mom-of-Three Gets Pregnant After Having Fallopian Tubes Removed”

  1. Tracey Curtis

    Hello everyone !!! My husband and I had been trying to conceive for almost a year, Because I was diagnose of endometriosis, suffering from painful periods, excessive bleeding. who would not been surprised that we had been having trouble conceiving due to some prior reproductive issues I had experienced. Then my co-worker advice to use herbal remedy as she was there herself. I made in contact with Native Iya Basira Fertility Herbs. They even offer all-inclusive packages for lower prices and with high rank of positive results. And they will prepare all needed guidance for you until you give birth, how awesome is that? So we decided on it. We paid even less than expected. And what I liked the most is that we paid just once for the herbal medicine to give me baby boy. I treatments. After second cycle I become pregnant after trying the fertility medicine. I was completely happy with service. To, me the most important is to use service that can give you assurance of getting pregnant of the baby you want. Which has well reputation, use effective material. herbal practitioner contact [email protected]

Leave a Comment