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by rachel a
Mon Sep 27, 2004 08:06 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: could it be preeclampsia
Replies: 33
Views: 2263

Re : could it be preeclampsia

<t>Catherine,<br/> <br/> Wow...who would've thought you were so close! I am in Hope and planning a delivery at St. Michael's in Texarkana. My doctor has said however if we must deliever before 34 weeks (still 2 weeks and 4 days away) that we would deliver in Little Rock. She did not specify which ho...
by rachel a
Mon Sep 27, 2004 07:36 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: could it be preeclampsia
Replies: 33
Views: 2263

Re : could it be preeclampsia

<t>Hello all!<br/> <br/> I did not call my OB today. I know, I know. [:(!]<br/> <br/> I feel like I am going overboard and worrying about every little thing. I have a scheduled appointment on Wednesday and have decided to hold out until then unless things make a turn.<br/> <br/> I do however have a ...
by rachel a
Sat Sep 25, 2004 08:41 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: could it be preeclampsia
Replies: 33
Views: 2263

Re : could it be preeclampsia

<t>Immediately after reading your message I called my doctor, who had gone on vacation. I was put in touch with an on-call doctor who told me to get to L&D immediately. The hospital ran the normal tests for the situation you described and everything turned out to be within "normal range". <br/> ...
by rachel a
Wed Sep 22, 2004 04:59 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: could it be preeclampsia
Replies: 33
Views: 2263

Re : could it be preeclampsia

<t>Hello everyone.<br/> <br/> Lastnight while sleeping I kept waking up with severe [V] abdominal pains. (I don't know what a contraction feels like but I don't really think that's what I was experiencing.) I have been very swollen but also lastnight it traveled further up my legs, past my knees and...
by rachel a
Mon Sep 20, 2004 08:33 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: could it be preeclampsia
Replies: 33
Views: 2263

Re : could it be preeclampsia

<t>Hello to all my wonderful respondents!<br/> <br/> My appointment did not go well. My bp was 152/96. ALARMING. My doctor took it three more times before admitting me to the hospital for more labs, another 24-hour urine, and observation. <br/> GOOD news is however, my bp lowered to an average 137/4...
by rachel a
Sun Sep 19, 2004 09:10 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: could it be preeclampsia
Replies: 33
Views: 2263

Re : could it be preeclampsia

<t>Denise (and everyone),<br/> <br/> My doctor is just doing the heart rate. What would the "labs" entail. (I sure sound uneducated to have made it so far.)<br/> <br/> I have an appointment tomorrow and after looking over this website I have many questions for my doctor.<br/> <br/> Thanks everyone f...
by rachel a
Sun Sep 19, 2004 11:16 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: could it be preeclampsia
Replies: 33
Views: 2263

Re : could it be preeclampsia

Thanks for your quick response.

My doctor is seeing me weekly. As far as monitoring the baby, she only checks the fetal heart rate.
My doctor has not mentioned a high-risk consult. What would that entail?

Thanks
Rachel
by rachel a
Sat Sep 18, 2004 08:40 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: could it be preeclampsia
Replies: 33
Views: 2263

could it be preeclampsia

<t>Hi everyone. My name is Rachel Adamson and I am 23 and expecting my first (a boy). I am thirty weeks pregnant.<br/> <br/> In June (at approximately 18 weeks)I began having high bp. I was on bed rest for 2 weeks and things returned to normal and I returned to work.<br/> <br/> September 10 my docto...

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