I had my baby!

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Re: I had my baby!

Postby enlarsh » Thu Jun 21, 2012 10:17 pm

Mom to ds born 8/2004, 10 lbs, 6 oz., 42 weeks, PIH
Mom to dd born 9/2007, 7 lbs, 12 oz, 36 weeks, PE
Mom to angel born 6/2012, 9 weeks, blighted ovum

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Re: I had my baby!

Postby MomTimesThree » Tue Jun 19, 2012 02:31 am

Congrats on the arrival of your lil' one- thankful to hear he is healthy! I'm glad everything was caught in time and you were able to have a successful VBAC! Sorry about the mag... that is the worst med!

2008-Our Baby Girl, PTL born too early at 30w6d, Fought so hard... Forever Loved & Missed
2010- Lil' Bro, Pre-E at 29 weeks... Induced at 36w6d, Born 37w
2012- Lil' Sis, Super-imposed pre-e at 25 weeks, PTL & GD at 35 weeks, Evicted 36w

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I had my baby!

Postby cndmommy » Mon Jun 18, 2012 11:28 pm

I was admitted to hospital on the 13th for high BP and protein and on the 16th I was induced at 36 weeks + 2. Labour was rough, baby's heart rate kept dropping and my BP started spiking so I was put on magnesium sulfate (horrid stuff!). I delivered 24 hours after induction (VBAC). My baby boy was 4 lbs 6 oz and was considered IUGR. He's doing well with feeding and I'm still recovering from meds and eager to get home. I had HELLP with my 2nd son and preclampsia with my 3rd so we are not having anymore little ones, it's just too much of a medical gamble with my babies and myself.
Mommy (32), married
Boy (Nov. 2006) Born @ 40 weeks, 7 lbs 11 oz, had GD but no hypertension issues
Boy (Feb. 2009) Born @ 34 weeks, 3 lbs 13 oz, HELLP syndrome and IUGR, emg c/s
Boy (June 2012) Born @ 36 weeks, 4 lbs 6 oz, Pre. and IUGR, VBAC

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