Caryn--pls clarify the 2 year PE period.

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Re: Caryn--pls clarify the 2 year PE period.

Postby claricemaala » Sat Sep 12, 639237 8:50 pm

Yes I did. I typed this before seeing the site. Did not know how to delete once posted. Thanks. Lots of great information. :)
Mom to 6 year old. Born at 33 1/2 weeks after preeclampsia and abruptio placenta.
Angel boy -Michael- born 2/1/2010 at 31 weeks. Had pre eclampsia and hospital bedrest at 27 weeks. Died due to NEC. Forever loved and missed
Rainbow baby due Feb 2012. Hoping for a looooonnnnnnngggg uneventful pregnancy.

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Re: Caryn--pls clarify the 2 year PE period.

Postby caryn » Tue Sep 01, 639237 1:21 am

Huh -- I only just saw this, and I usually check the "new posts" button! Did you see this?: http://www.preeclampsia.org/forum/viewt ... 12&t=42026
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Caryn--pls clarify the 2 year PE period.

Postby claricemaala » Sat Jul 04, 639237 7:15 pm

I have read on other post that there is this "2 year PE period". What this one does is that it allows us to hold the baby longer on the subsequent pregnancy since the spiral arteries are dilated from the previous pregnancy.
If you have articles on this I would love to read them.
Thanks
Mom to 6 year old. Born at 33 1/2 weeks after preeclampsia and abruptio placenta.
Angel boy -Michael- born 2/1/2010 at 31 weeks. Had pre eclampsia and hospital bedrest at 27 weeks. Died due to NEC. Forever loved and missed
Rainbow baby due Feb 2012. Hoping for a looooonnnnnnngggg uneventful pregnancy.


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