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by EPT Host 20
Tue Mar 02, 2021 8:22 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Recovery after Ectopic Surgery
Replies: 3
Views: 63

Re: Recovery after Ectopic Surgery

Dear DOM, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, Experiencing an ectopic pregnancy is a huge ordeal and you are in the early stages of recovery. Your body needs time to heal from your surgery which is in itself a gruelling task. You have also had to process the loss of your baby a...
by EPT Host 20
Tue Mar 02, 2021 8:15 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Losing hope
Replies: 2
Views: 57

Re: Losing hope

Dear Louise, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and losses. To experience one loss is difficult, to deal with multiple losses is heartbreaking and my heart truly goes out to you. It is normal to feel anxious about the future. We generally feel a mix of emotions from wanting to try again...
by EPT Host 20
Tue Mar 02, 2021 8:06 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Does the tube gets the egg of the other side ?
Replies: 2
Views: 59

Re: Does the tube gets the egg of the other side ?

Dear Vlaah, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, Generally, when a person has only one fallopian tube and both ovaries, they are still able to get pregnant from an egg at the opposite ovary as an egg from one ovary can travel down the tube on the other side. The fallopian tubes ...
by EPT Host 20
Sun Feb 28, 2021 8:10 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: 6 days post op 2nd ectopic
Replies: 1
Views: 40

Re: 6 days post op 2nd ectopic

Dear nicki, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancies and losses. To experience one loss is difficult, to deal with multiple losses is heartbreaking and my heart truly goes out to you. When we experience ectopic pregnancy we are suddenly faced with a life threatening emergency and it's treat...
by EPT Host 20
Wed Feb 24, 2021 7:32 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: 3 ectopic pregnancy
Replies: 1
Views: 70

Re: 3 ectopic pregnancy

Dear Samali, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss. I think from your post, you have had 3 ectopic pregnancies, I am so sorry you have had to go through this. I am not sure when you had your last ectopic pregnancy but women can experience pain for months following ectopic pregnanc...
by EPT Host 20
Wed Feb 24, 2021 7:22 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: 3rd post ectopic period late, negative pregnancy tests
Replies: 1
Views: 64

Re: 3rd post ectopic period late, negative pregnancy tests

Dear NovemberRain, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, Periods can certainly take a few months to settle into a rhythm that is more normal for you. Periods can be delayed for a number of reasons including stress or even (as surprising as it may sound) excessive exercise or weig...
by EPT Host 20
Tue Feb 23, 2021 7:02 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Be safe
Replies: 1
Views: 49

Re: Be safe

Dear Zainsas, Welcome to the forums, we were here for you for as long as you need. I found reading posts helped me when I had my ectopic pregnancy as it made me feel less alone in how I was feeling. Feel free to reply to other posts or post your own as you have done here. We also have lots of inform...
by EPT Host 20
Mon Feb 22, 2021 8:18 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Pain where tube was when I have my period
Replies: 3
Views: 80

Re: Pain where tube was when I have my period

Dear mowakasha, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, Experiencing some pain after an ectopic pregnancy is normal as your body has been through a great deal over the last few months. The pain may be due to adhesions (scar tissue that binds two parts of the body together) which fo...
by EPT Host 20
Sun Feb 21, 2021 12:33 pm
Forum: Men's Space
Topic: Heartbroken.
Replies: 1
Views: 35

Re: Heartbroken.

Dear Cliff, I am so sorry to hear of your daughters ectopic pregnancy and loss of your grandchild. The ripple effects can be felt across the whole family and I'm so sorry you are all having to go through this. Experiencing an ectopic pregnancy means we are suddenly faced with a life threatening emer...
by EPT Host 20
Sun Feb 21, 2021 11:54 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Back to work next week and I don’t feel ready
Replies: 3
Views: 107

Re: Back to work next week and I don’t feel ready

Dear Kmw-89, Absolutely take all the time you need. Whilst your feelings at this stage are completely normal, If the down days start to outweigh the good, we at the Trust believe that talking through what happened and your emotions as and when you can helps the healing process. We operate a helpline...
by EPT Host 20
Wed Feb 17, 2021 8:24 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Back to work next week and I don’t feel ready
Replies: 3
Views: 107

Re: Back to work next week and I don’t feel ready

Dear Kmw-89, Surgery is an immense ordeal for the body to go through. In general, after about six weeks you should be able to return to most jobs from a physical point of view, so it is still early for you. If your role involves manual handling however, we suggest that it would be sensible to have a...
by EPT Host 20
Tue Feb 16, 2021 7:30 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Post-IF and EP period problems
Replies: 1
Views: 84

Re: Post-IF and EP period problems

Dear Sushigirl, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancies and losses. Unfortunately I am not medically trained so cannot give you specific advice on your symptoms. They do sound hormonal and contraception can help settle out hormones. Although the pill you tried made you feel unwell there ar...
by EPT Host 20
Tue Feb 16, 2021 7:25 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Feelings of anxiety
Replies: 2
Views: 151

Re: Feelings of anxiety

Dear al27, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and losses. It is normal to feel anxious about the future. We experience a mix of emotions from wanting to try again to being petrified of what may lie ahead. It is perfectly normal to feel scared after the ordeal you have endured. It is als...
by EPT Host 20
Tue Feb 16, 2021 7:15 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: How long will this last
Replies: 1
Views: 113

Re: How long will this last

Dear Georgia, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, When we experience ectopic pregnancy we are suddenly faced with a life threatening emergency and it's treatment, reduction in fertility, concerns about the future and the loss of our babies. Experiencing any one of these is an o...
by EPT Host 20
Tue Feb 16, 2021 7:08 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: 3 and half Years and still grieving
Replies: 1
Views: 84

Re: 3 and half Years and still grieving

Dear emma, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss. From your words, I can imagine how frightening the experience must have been and I am sorry you had to go though this. Thank you so much for having the courage to talk about how you feel and contacting the Trust. Posts like these a...
by EPT Host 20
Sun Feb 14, 2021 7:16 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: How many weeks are you?
Replies: 1
Views: 108

Re: How many weeks are you?

Dear Kelsie, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy. From your own words I can imagine what a frightening experience this was and I am sorry you have had to go through this. I am sorry you felt overly questioned, I can imagine how frustrating this was when you didn't have the answers. Unfor...
by EPT Host 20
Sun Feb 14, 2021 6:59 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Help please! Pain post surgery
Replies: 1
Views: 85

Re: Help please! Pain post surgery

Dear annaspan, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss and continued pain. I presume you have had the sutures you mentioned removed? If not I would suggest booking in with your practice nurse to have this done. It is possible that it is nerve pain, however I am not medically trained...
by EPT Host 20
Sun Feb 14, 2021 6:54 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Confused and struggling
Replies: 8
Views: 257

Re: Confused and struggling

Dear Becky, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss. You have been through a huge amount in such a short space of time and it is very normal to feel overwhelmed. From your words, I can imagine how frightening the experience must have been and I am sorry you have had to go though thi...
by EPT Host 20
Sun Feb 14, 2021 6:42 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Finally had the courage to post...
Replies: 4
Views: 216

Re: Finally had the courage to post...

Dear hgibbons, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, we will be here for you for as long as you need. Experiencing an ectopic pregnancy is a huge ordeal and you are in the early stages of recovery. Your body needs time to heal from your surgery which is in itself a gruelling task...
by EPT Host 20
Tue Feb 09, 2021 7:43 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Finally had the courage to post...
Replies: 4
Views: 216

Re: Finally had the courage to post...

Dear Sophie, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss. From your one words, I can imagine how frightening this has been and I am sorry you have had to go through this. When we experience ectopic pregnancy we are suddenly faced with a life threatening emergency and it's treatment, red...