How soon after?

Are you considering having another child after preeclampsia? Trying again after preeclampsia can be an emotional challenge. You can find support with others who share your concerns here.
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Re : How soon after?

Postby fiona » Wed Jan 16, 2008 02:09 am


I am so sorry for the loss of your precious baby, Austin. I know our members have been told different things; my own OB told me that it wasn't her business and she would handle whatever we decided. I had a classical (vertical) incision and waited two cycles before ttc - and it took another five months to get pregnant.

Our best advice is to rule out any underlying disorders that may predispose you to preeclampsia and find a good high risk OB or perinatoligist to oversee your care.

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How soon after?

Postby fionahk » Wed Jan 16, 2008 01:20 am

I was advised not to try for another baby for at least a year. My husband and I don't want to try too soon mainly because we want to fully get over the trauma of losing our first baby. I would like to know what other people's experiences are.


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