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by jmtucker0819
Tue Feb 16, 2016 03:55 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Would love some insight!
Replies: 2
Views: 1545

Re: Would love some insight!

How have you been doing? This sounds very similar to what I went through. High BP that would go back down. Normal labs. All of the symptoms of PE. No reason for PE since I had 3 completely normal pregnancies and deliveries before. For me, this lasted for about 6 weeks and then I had a placental abru...
by jmtucker0819
Tue Feb 16, 2016 03:45 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: ecclampsia despite healthy pregnancy
Replies: 11
Views: 3885

Re: ecclampsia despite healthy pregnancy

My PE wasn't diagnosed unil 8 days PP. I actually had symptoms for about 6 weeks prior to having my son but my BP never stayed high and my labs were normal so the OB and OB triage just dismissed me. I was in OB triage on 2/25/15 with high BP. It went down after an hour and my labs were normal so the...
by jmtucker0819
Tue Feb 16, 2016 03:10 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: PE again?
Replies: 2
Views: 1500

Re: PE again?

Thanks so much for replying. I had a bmp last week but not a cbc to check platelets. My liver function was good. I am still going to the same practice but not seeing the same doctor there. I am seeing the one that diagnosed my PE after my son was born, because the hospital did not despite the high b...
by jmtucker0819
Sun Feb 14, 2016 01:00 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: PE again?
Replies: 2
Views: 1500

PE again?

Last year, I lost my son at 34 weeks due to a placental abruption caused by PE. My OB said it was so sudden that there was no way to catch it. However, that wasn't the case. I had been going to OB triage and the OB's office twice a week for a month complaining of high bp, headaches, visual disturban...
by jmtucker0819
Sun Feb 07, 2016 07:53 pm
Forum: Pregnant Again?
Topic: High BP at 18 weeks
Replies: 0
Views: 6399

High BP at 18 weeks

Hello, On 02/26/2015, I was 34 weeks and I had a placental abruption from sudden severe Pre-eclampsia. I lost my son and almost died. I needed 12 units of blood and blood products. One week later I was officially diagnosed with PE. Prior to the abruption, I had all the classic signs of PE: severe he...

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