by mbaschnagel (2 Posts), Tue Jan 06, 2004 10:33 am
by ileana (1010 Posts), Tue Jan 06, 2004 11:20 am
by akemt (4961 Posts), Tue Jan 06, 2004 11:25 am
by laura (5139 Posts), Tue Jan 06, 2004 12:24 am
by mbaschnagel (2 Posts), Tue Jan 06, 2004 04:37 pm
I absolutely agree with the gals- but you know my thought on this is that since you've had a trace more than once- it might be a good idea to request a 24 hour urine. A 24 hour is required in the diagnosis of PE and is much, much more accurate than dipped tests, which are unduly influenced by how concentrated your urine is.
A trace is normal, and many healthy pregnancies have it- but many of us who developed hypertension had persistent traces that were a tiny clue that something was brewing. In any event, even it comes out entirely normal- it's always good to have a baseline to compare future tests to. Let us know how you're doing!
Allie 5-13-98 (35 weeks-pre-e)
Baby Camille 4-17-03 (36 weeks- htn and oligo)
by sweetiesuzy (2404 Posts), Tue Jan 06, 2004 04:48 pm
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