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by xois
Thu May 27, 2010 10:59 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: pre-2 twice - should I try again?
Replies: 2
Views: 516

pre-2 twice - should I try again?

<t>I had pre-e with my daugher (2007)...onset at 28w. Made it to 32. She was IURG. My liver panel started to get wonky and her heart rate was all over the place. emerson spent 1 month in NICU -- but has no lingering problems at this point.<br/> <br/> i had pre-e this time -- much later onset (32w) m...
by xois
Fri Mar 26, 2010 09:31 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: update - doing well
Replies: 6
Views: 629

update - doing well

<t>my doc wasn't concerned about my bp (bottom number mostly in the 80s)<br/> <br/> still on bedrest<br/> <br/> no protien on dipstick<br/> <br/> liver panel and cbc both normal as of yesterday<br/> <br/> she prescribed me some valum to help me sleep (anxiety really getting to me now)<br/> <br/> bab...
by xois
Thu Mar 25, 2010 08:21 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Concerned about My OB comments
Replies: 10
Views: 1145

Re : Concerned about My OB comments

<t>You may need to be your own advocate..use the internet...print out some information...since this is potentially life threatening, you must prevail upon your OB to listen<br/> <br/> as for the Health care overhall -- what the US is getting is nearly identical to what MA has...and we've had it sinc...
by xois
Wed Mar 24, 2010 08:48 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: worsening symptoms?
Replies: 6
Views: 950

Re : worsening symptoms?

<t>this is so so helpful! honestly, this is what I needed to know...so just becuase my BP is down a bit (all over the place actually...I just took it and it was 165/87, doesn't mean I'm not going to get pre-e...I feel generally crummy...my hands feel tight so I'm having a little swelling, but my wed...
by xois
Wed Mar 24, 2010 07:14 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: worsening symptoms?
Replies: 6
Views: 950

worsening symptoms?

<t>so I'm on labetol (100mg 2x a day) and my bp are like 140/80-90s -- there were 150-60s/90s before the meds (I've been on them for about 1 week)<br/> <br/> My hands feel tight this morning, and I had tingles in them (but I know this could be normal pregnancy stuff too)<br/> <br/> I have a pain und...
by xois
Tue Mar 23, 2010 02:12 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Unsure about doctor's response... updated 3/23
Replies: 36
Views: 2676

Re : Unsure about doctor's response... updated 3/23

how scary...hang in there...I'm suprised they sent you home...please take care

i believe low fluid is realted to pre-e
by xois
Tue Mar 23, 2010 02:03 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: PIH and medicine
Replies: 3
Views: 673

Re : PIH and medicine

<t>i was dx with pre-e at 28w and was on hospital bedrest until 32 5/7. my daughter dropped off the growth charts at that point and my cord had very little backpressure. So they took her by c-section. She was 2lbs and 15oz. She stayed 4weeks in the nicu.<br/> <br/> my only 2 symptoms were bp (140s/9...
by xois
Tue Mar 23, 2010 01:57 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: what causes the headache?
Replies: 8
Views: 1006

Re : what causes the headache?

thanks...that's very helpful. I've spent so much time in L&D in the past 2 weeks, I just don't want to call if it is clearly NOT pre-e...

will the visual disturbances affect both eyes or is it possible that only one would be affected?
by xois
Tue Mar 23, 2010 11:11 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: PIH and medicine
Replies: 3
Views: 673

PIH and medicine

<t>I got put on bp medicine for PIH (24 hr urine was 248 with 300 the cutoff for pre-e) I'm 33 weeks now<br/> <br/> will the control of the blood pressure prevent urine in the protien? and in turn prevent pre-e?<br/> <br/> I'm just curious about how I can expect this to go...<br/> <br/> I had pre-e ...
by xois
Tue Mar 23, 2010 10:54 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: what causes the headache?
Replies: 8
Views: 1006

what causes the headache?

<t>So i've had a headache for 3 days<br/> <br/> I was dx with PIH (245 protien in 24 hr urine is under cutoff for pre-e)<br/> <br/> I'm now taking medication and my bp is better (it was 160/100 and is now down to 140s/80s or 90s)<br/> <br/> so is the headache usually associated with high bp? or does...

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