Off to the hospital

Are you pregnant again after having preeclampsia once already in a previous pregnancy? Post your thoughts/concerns here - there are others who share your feelings. This is also the home of our Bedrest Buddies Support group.
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caryn
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Re: Off to the hospital

Postby caryn » Tue Sep 27, 2011 11:23 pm

I'm glad you went in to get checked. Keep us posted as you're able.
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The Preeclampsia Puzzle (New Yorker) and Silent Struggle: A New Theory of Pregnancy (New York Times)
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DS Oscar born by emergent C-section at 34 weeks for fetal indicators, due to severe PE
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Re: Off to the hospital

Postby blythe » Tue Sep 27, 2011 06:38 pm

Much luck!! Let us know what your doc says!
Heather, mom to
#1 7-18-03 - 5#8oz 37 weeks PE/PIH
#2 8-11-06 - 6#14oz 37 weeks PE/PIH
#3 9-10-09 - 5#10oz 37 weeks PE/PIH

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Off to the hospital

Postby steffthomas » Tue Sep 27, 2011 05:49 pm

Ok, so perhaps I'm freaking for no reason, but as my due date looms closer and I've had a pretty uneventful pregnancy minus a few scares--we're off to L&D. I had a BP of 140/91, which is not terribly high, but it has been on the constant rise.
Wish us luck!


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