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by Vickyjayne
Thu Aug 30, 2012 02:37 pm
Forum: HELLP Syndrome Survivors and Underlying Disorders
Topic: Uric acid in blood
Replies: 5
Views: 1582

Re: Uric acid in blood

Will give it a shot thanks ever so much!
Where in the UK are you? I'm in Greater Manchester.
There certainly are NO hellp specialists at the *
hospital!
by Vickyjayne
Thu Aug 30, 2012 09:41 am
Forum: HELLP Syndrome Survivors and Underlying Disorders
Topic: Uric acid in blood
Replies: 5
Views: 1582

Re: Uric acid in blood

How would I go about getting my medical records?
Thanks for any help you can offer me :)
by Vickyjayne
Wed Aug 29, 2012 05:38 pm
Forum: HELLP Syndrome Survivors and Underlying Disorders
Topic: Uric acid in blood
Replies: 5
Views: 1582

Uric acid in blood

Hi I developed Hellp at 37 wks, me and my son are lucky to be alive. He was born via emergency c sec at 37 wks- 5 lb 9 I was constantly ignored! I was suffering from high bp, protein in my urine, Epigastric pains, severe bleeding from a tiny cut on my finger- I basically felt like I was dying. I wen...
by Vickyjayne
Fri Mar 23, 2012 02:22 pm
Forum: HELLP Syndrome Survivors and Underlying Disorders
Topic: Immune deficiency?
Replies: 12
Views: 5316

Re: Immune deficiency?

Well I am none the wiser as to why I developed hellp syndrome and had to have an emergency c section at 37 + 6 where my 5lb 9 son was delivered. The specialist has basically dismissed me and written with my results but has stopped there in trying to identify why/ what happened to me! Typical NHS- us...
by Vickyjayne
Fri Mar 02, 2012 04:51 pm
Forum: HELLP Syndrome Survivors and Underlying Disorders
Topic: Immune deficiency?
Replies: 12
Views: 5316

Re: Immune deficiency?

When you say you had ear infections....I had them every month. I would often go swimming and then pick up an ear infection in both ears. My immune system was basically none existent. Ive had that much amoxicillin during my life that it no longer clears up infections. The consultant read my medical h...
by Vickyjayne
Fri Mar 02, 2012 04:47 pm
Forum: HELLP Syndrome Survivors and Underlying Disorders
Topic: Pregnant again after HELLP.. plus My Story
Replies: 5
Views: 2179

Re: Pregnant again after HELLP.. plus My Story

I saw spots, you must tell the doctor this as I had them the week the pre eclampsia escalated into hellp. This happened within 12 hours
by Vickyjayne
Fri Mar 02, 2012 04:45 pm
Forum: HELLP Syndrome Survivors and Underlying Disorders
Topic: Immune deficiency?
Replies: 12
Views: 5316

Re: Immune deficiency?

It's funny you should mention thyroid...when in hospital recovering from hellp I had a few I times where I would be covered in sweat. Like a fever when you have flu. (I had for many years 'night sweats' and this was a symptom investigated when there was a concern about hodgkins lymphoma. I was fine ...
by Vickyjayne
Mon Feb 27, 2012 04:52 pm
Forum: HELLP Syndrome Survivors and Underlying Disorders
Topic: Immune deficiency?
Replies: 12
Views: 5316

Re: Immune deficiency?

I am undergoing similar tests. To cut a long story short I've had problems with my immune system for years. I was diagnosed with chronic fatigue syndrome when I was 15. Had glandular fever 3 times! First time I was hospitalised for 7 days. Then had constant chest/ ear infections and was always on an...
by Vickyjayne
Mon Jan 16, 2012 06:01 pm
Forum: HELLP Syndrome Survivors and Underlying Disorders
Topic: Hellp syndrome specialists in the UK?
Replies: 3
Views: 4744

Hellp syndrome specialists in the UK?

Hi I'm wondering of there are any hellp specialists in the United Kingdom. I'm from the Manchester area and am looking to talk to a specialist about my experience of hellp syndrome. Here is my story.... It was my first pregnancy and I had become so swollen, I was exhausted and had the wilds worst he...

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