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by crazydad
Fri May 21, 2004 07:26 pm
Forum: Dads
Topic: Wife in Hospital with Pre e
Replies: 40
Views: 22053

Re : Wife in Hospital with Pre e

<t>Good news. Our little angel Cate came home on wed last week!!! She is doing great!!!! Born 4lbs 12oz now at 5lbs 12oz after 3 weeks. She still has a tough time staying awake to eat but she is doing fantastic. Moms BP is still a little high and I am getting concerned over that, The MD says 3 weeks...
by crazydad
Thu May 06, 2004 08:04 pm
Forum: Dads
Topic: Wife in Hospital with Pre e
Replies: 40
Views: 22053

Re : Wife in Hospital with Pre e

<t>It is amazing what these little ones can do in those isolettes. Funny stuff. They really arent saying what the time frame is. She got to the local hospital today, I was a nervous wreck, kept thinking somthing bad was going to happen on the ride. The bottom line is they eill keep her in the Isolet...
by crazydad
Wed May 05, 2004 05:35 pm
Forum: Dads
Topic: Wife in Hospital with Pre e
Replies: 40
Views: 22053

Re : Wife in Hospital with Pre e

<t>Good news Cate is out of ICU and headed to a local hospital closer to home to work on her bottle and breast feeding. The hospital in Boston where she was born ran Mom and Dad about 600 dollars in parking the last 2 weeks so this will be a lot better. She is doing great. We cant see enough of her....
by crazydad
Mon May 03, 2004 12:21 am
Forum: Dads
Topic: Wife in Hospital with Pre e
Replies: 40
Views: 22053

Re : Wife in Hospital with Pre e

<t>Cate is still in NICU. She is being weened off the oxygen slowley and is starting to bottle feed. Moms feeleing great. Her pressure is still a little high but they dont seem too concerned. They will be if it doesnt go down in 2 weeks. Cate is a feisty one for having immature lungs. She keeps ripp...
by crazydad
Sun May 02, 2004 07:19 am
Forum: Dads
Topic: Wife in Hospital with Pre e
Replies: 40
Views: 22053

Re : Wife in Hospital with Pre e

<t>Update on Cate and wife: Cate was moved on day 2 From the step down into the NICU. SHe was having problems breathing. They put her on Oxygen and stabalized that. She is being fed through her nose in order to not stress her out over bottle feeding. Shes under the lights to take care of jaundice bu...
by crazydad
Thu Apr 29, 2004 08:25 am
Forum: Dads
Topic: Wife in Hospital with Pre e
Replies: 40
Views: 22053

Re : Wife in Hospital with Pre e

<t>There not going to send her home. Why? Because her water broke at 2 am. at 4:30 am our little Cate was born by emergency c-section 4lbs 12 oz 17 inches long, breathing and sucking on her own. A little short on the breathing. They took xrays and has a little fluid in lungs. Mom is on That Magnesiu...
by crazydad
Wed Apr 28, 2004 08:46 am
Forum: Dads
Topic: Wife in Hospital with Pre e
Replies: 40
Views: 22053

Re : Wife in Hospital with Pre e

<t>Believe me she wants to stay in the hospital, as boring as it is but she knows its for the better. Her protein is +3 as it has been all along. If they send her home she will have to go to the hospital 3 times a week for labs and ultrasound. How can you get bed rest on doing that. I don't get it. ...
by crazydad
Wed Apr 28, 2004 07:39 am
Forum: Dads
Topic: Wife in Hospital with Pre e
Replies: 40
Views: 22053

Re : Wife in Hospital with Pre e

<t>Dr met with her this morning and states she has stabilized. Her bp is 140 over 90 which is 20 points higher then she was all along. He said he is going to consult the specialist and make a decision tomorrow. A decision on what I don't know. But my wife gets the feeling its to keep her or send her...
by crazydad
Tue Apr 27, 2004 07:14 pm
Forum: Dads
Topic: Wife in Hospital with Pre e
Replies: 40
Views: 22053

Re : Wife in Hospital with Pre e

<t>Thank you for the fast response I keep trying to tell myself all is good. The baby is is estimated to weigh 5 pounds and was seen practicing breathing at our last ultrasound but I read all these horror stories about how fast this comes on and it scares the * out of me. Believe me my wife would lo...
by crazydad
Tue Apr 27, 2004 05:55 pm
Forum: Dads
Topic: Wife in Hospital with Pre e
Replies: 40
Views: 22053

Wife in Hospital with Pre e

<t>My wife was hospitalized last week for pre e. Has protein in urine high blood swelling and labs are off. Shes been there for a week and at 34 weeks on thursday anyone have any idea how long this will last. Her Bp goes up and down on a daily basis. One day they wanna send her home then its nope ca...

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