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by AmandaS
Tue Apr 22, 2014 08:01 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: moved, new doc, fluctuating bps, pregnant again after pre-e
Replies: 1
Views: 894

moved, new doc, fluctuating bps, pregnant again after pre-e

Hello all. I am back, it's been a long time. I had pre-e with my first 7 years ago, bp up at 27 weeks, diagnosed at 29, delivered emergency c at 35. I was hhbeahgurl on here. It took us a long while, but we decided to bite the bullet and I am pregnant with number 2. I am 25 weeks now. We were living...
by AmandaS
Sat Mar 16, 2013 03:08 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Questions confused help
Replies: 2
Views: 739

Re: Questions confused help

I just wanted to tell you I am scared too. I have been told so many numbers as of chances....from 20 percent to 80 percent chance of it happening again. My docs that delivered me told me never to get pregnant again....Another gyno I saw told me it would probably 70-80 percent chance happen again and...
by AmandaS
Sat Mar 16, 2013 02:57 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: inflammatory responses and placental clots questions
Replies: 2
Views: 1897

inflammatory responses and placental clots questions

So I have been considering trying again. I live on an island in the Bering Sea and we don't have OB's. I do have a great provider here though who is helping me finally muddle through my records and all from my first pregnancy. We have discovered that I have a history of inflammatory conditions and d...
by AmandaS
Thu Feb 21, 2013 07:01 pm
Forum: Trying Again after Preeclampsia
Topic: Had underlying disorder testing today
Replies: 1
Views: 2523

Had underlying disorder testing today

Went to my doctor today and she did underlying condition blood work. She did a thrombophilia panel and APS (antiphospholipid syndrom), and MTHFR workup, as well as tested Factor V Leiden and lups anticoagulant. My bp was high at the office, but I brought in my cuff and we checked it with that too......
by AmandaS
Mon Feb 11, 2013 01:25 am
Forum: Trying Again after Preeclampsia
Topic: Had dinner with my doc tonight and...
Replies: 2
Views: 1911

Had dinner with my doc tonight and...

Well here we go. It's been almost 6 years. DD will be 6 on March 10th and we are doing this. Background- Pre-e popped up at 27 weeks- officially diagnosed at 29 weeks, made it to 35 weeks but had cerebral edema, 3 beats of clonus, and plus 4 reflexes and lasting damage to my optic nerve. Well fast f...
by AmandaS
Sun Mar 13, 2011 06:56 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Am I ready for this? (formally hhbeachgurl on here)
Replies: 4
Views: 436

Re: Am I ready for this? (formally hhbeachgurl on here)

Thanks. No I have not been tested for anything. I keep getting conflicted messages about the usefulness of underlying disorder testing from different doctors, same with preventative measures. I asked my doctor here about LDA and she didn't seem to think I should be on it, but I feel pretty strongly ...
by AmandaS
Sun Mar 13, 2011 05:20 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Am I ready for this? (formally hhbeachgurl on here)
Replies: 4
Views: 436

Am I ready for this? (formally hhbeachgurl on here)

Hi all! I am back....I used to be on here as hhbeachgurl....but couldn't login or access my old email addy to rest password. Anyway, a little background. My DD was born at 35 weeks in March 2007 due to PE. My bp rose at 27 weeks, I was diagnosed at 29 weeks and had a hellish if somewhat mismanaged n...

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