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by rosemary
Thu Aug 25, 2005 08:59 pm
Forum: HELLP Syndrome Survivors and Underlying Disorders
Topic: BP vent
Replies: 9
Views: 1276

Re : BP vent

<t>Something that I did if you are getting different readings at home vs. the doctor's office (which I was) - I took my 'home' BP unit with me when I went to the doctors. We used theirs and then mine within a few minutes of each other. They were quite close, and that at least eased my mind that my u...
by rosemary
Thu Aug 25, 2005 08:48 pm
Forum: Grief and Loss
Topic: Held first baby since we lost Sebanna 09/08 UD
Replies: 40
Views: 2857

Re : Held first baby since we lost Sebanna 09/08 UD

<t>8/29 will be the one year anniversary of my loss...my Elliott. A co-worker just had a baby a week ago and she stopped in yesterday so we could all see the baby. I politely and genuinely expressed my good wishes, but inside I was in knots. She offered for me to hold the baby and I replied that I h...
by rosemary
Sun Jun 19, 2005 03:53 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Hydronephrosis and PE/HELLP
Replies: 3
Views: 1119

Re : Hydronephrosis and PE/HELLP

<t>Thanks so much for your response Catherine. I certainly do trust my doctor. Hopefully with the corrective surgery, I can put my medical issues behind me and look forward to better health.<br/> <br/> Thanks again!<br/> <br/> Rosemary (41) PA<br/> Mom to Kayleigh, 8/25/88 - 36 weeks - tiny but heal...
by rosemary
Sat Jun 18, 2005 08:47 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Hydronephrosis and PE/HELLP
Replies: 3
Views: 1119

Hydronephrosis and PE/HELLP

<t>Does anyone have any information on the possible relationship between hydronephrosis and PE/HELLP? I was diagnosed with hydronephrosis of my left kidney about 4 months after my 'bout' with PE/HELLP. It was a complete fluke that the abnormal kidney was found - during an ultrasound for gall stones....
by rosemary
Thu Jun 09, 2005 08:41 pm
Forum: Pregnant Again?
Topic: PE has struck again :( UPDATED
Replies: 82
Views: 5693

Re : PE has struck again :( UPDATED

<t>I am so glad that you have so many wonderful people to help and care for you. I am sure that it's a struggle to be on bedrest. How about learning to knit? It's relaxing, and in the end, you'll have a few wonderful hand made items. You and your little one are in my sincerest prayers...God Bless<br...
by rosemary
Thu Jun 09, 2005 08:22 pm
Forum: Announcements and Preeclampsia in the News
Topic: AFP and link to PE
Replies: 6
Views: 1586

Re : AFP and link to PE

<t>My AFP results were high too. I had two level 2 sonograms after my AFP results. My son had a diagnosis of 'echogenic bowel' - from what I learned it was a marker for down's. I refused an amnio - and 4 days later at 20 weeks gestation, PE/HELLP hit with a vengence. To make a long story short, I wa...
by rosemary
Thu Apr 07, 2005 07:35 pm
Forum: Announcements and Preeclampsia in the News
Topic: Severe Vomiting During Pregnancy Causes Serious Ri
Replies: 7
Views: 1618

Re : Severe Vomiting During Pregnancy Causes Serious Ri

<t>During my entire first pregnancy, I vomited almost constantly - even during deliver. I delivered at 36 weeks and only gained a total of 7 pounds with my pregnancy. My daughter weighed jsut 5 pounds, but we were blessed with a healthy baby. Everyone tells you that each pregnancy is different. I wa...
by rosemary
Thu Sep 23, 2004 08:35 pm
Forum: Ask the Experts
Topic: How long can PE last after post-partum?
Replies: 1
Views: 3287

How long can PE last after post-partum?

<t>I am almost 4 weeks post-partum after PE/HELLP and the loss of our little angel at 20 weeks gestation. I have been doctoring for less than normal kidney function and high BP with my family doctor. My doctor stated two days ago that my PE was still in high gear. Only in the last day has my BP fina...
by rosemary
Tue Sep 07, 2004 09:07 pm
Forum: Grief and Loss
Topic: In Memory Of
Replies: 9
Views: 1506

In Memory Of

Our precious son. Born & lost on August 29, 2004 at 20 weeks from severe preeclampsia and HELLP Syndrome. May God bless you.

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