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by EPT Host 22
Fri Sep 18, 2020 9:50 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Bleeding after reaching Zero (methotrexate)
Replies: 1
Views: 24

Re: Bleeding after reaching Zero (methotrexate)

Hi Katejones32, I'm so sorry you are going through this worrying time. I can empathize with the desire to get back to normal, especially as you have been going through this for 11 weeks. It is very possible for this bleeding to be your period. The first bleed after treatment for an ectopic pregnancy...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Sep 18, 2020 9:41 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Advice please
Replies: 1
Views: 33

Re: Advice please

Hi Elle_1988, I'm so sorry to hear that you are going through this worrying time. It is so difficult to try and understand everything that occurs during our early pregnancies. This can create much anxiety for us. While I'm not medically qualified to comment on your particular situation, it's good th...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Sep 18, 2020 9:33 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Help and advice on a possible second ectopic
Replies: 1
Views: 55

Re: Help and advice on a possible second ectopic

Hi Aali0593, I'm so sorry to hear you are going through this worrying time. It's good that you are receiving the care and advice of medical professionals during this early pregnancy. I'm not medically qualified, so I am unable to comment on your particular situation. However, it does seem quite earl...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Sep 11, 2020 8:23 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Advice needed please
Replies: 1
Views: 65

Re: Advice needed please

Hi nicolestubbs, I am so sorry to hear of all you have been through. Ectopic pregnancy and loss is both a physical and emotional trauma, and it is not uncommon to have emotions and questions months and years after. I know how hard and how lingering these feelings can be. It is so natural to grieve f...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Sep 11, 2020 8:16 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Possibility of ectopic with negative hpt's
Replies: 1
Views: 48

Re: Possibility of ectopic with negative hpt's

Hi Cedarwattle, I'm so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, and for this worrying time, you are going through. It's very encouraging that you will be seeing your GP shortly. As I'm not medically qualified, I cannot comment on your specific situation. Generally, the Trust and other medic...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Sep 04, 2020 9:46 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Heart broken after 3 Ectopics
Replies: 2
Views: 144

Re: Heart broken after 3 Ectopics

Hi Loza09, I'm so sorry to hear you've suffered these losses. It’s important for you to remember that there was nothing you did to cause nor nothing that could have prevented an ectopic pregnancy. Many women experience a mix of feelings and this can include grief, hurt at loss and anger. Trying not ...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Aug 21, 2020 7:36 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: I feel like a hypocrite
Replies: 0
Views: 153

Re: I feel like a hypocrite

Hi Sophie28, I'm so sorry to hear about your ectopic pregnancy and loss. Experiencing an ectopic pregnancy is both a physical and emotional trauma. It is very normal to have waves of emotion following the experience. There is no set pathway for recovery and for every woman it is very unique. The boa...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Aug 07, 2020 8:20 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Wound ? Infection
Replies: 3
Views: 227

Re: Wound ? Infection

Hi Tara2, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, and now, further complications. Unfortunately, I am not medically trained, but I would advise speaking to your GP or practice nurse as they may have advised keeping the area as dry as possible. If it is still quite smelly, I would a...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Aug 07, 2020 8:14 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Periods after Ectopic
Replies: 0
Views: 158

Re: Periods after Ectopic

Hi KristaC3620, I'm sorry to hear you've suffered this ectopic pregnancy and loss. It can leave us with so many questions, and I will do my best to help. In regards to resuming a period, there can be considerable variation between women. Your periods can take a while to re-establish and they can re-...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Aug 07, 2020 8:13 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Beginning fertility treatment after ectopic
Replies: 4
Views: 372

Re: Beginning fertility treatment after ectopic

Hi Abilouise, I am so sorry you have suffered an ectopic pregnancy and loss, and that you are going through such a worrying time. It's hopeful that you have found a clinic to work with and I'm sending good thoughts and support your way. I wanted to let you know that we also have a forum board called...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Jul 24, 2020 8:20 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Is this normal?
Replies: 1
Views: 269

Re: Is this normal?

Hi Bunny_, I am so sorry to hear about this worrying time you are going through and suffering this ectopic pregnancy. The entire process can leave us with so many questions, and I can understand the frustration of not feeling heard by your medical providers. While I'm not medically qualified to comm...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Jul 24, 2020 8:13 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Pain and Anxiety After Methotrexate
Replies: 2
Views: 299

Re: Pain and Anxiety After Methotrexate

Hi Amanda_T88, I am so sorry to hear you are suffering from this ectopic pregnancy and loss. You are not alone in your experience and feelings, and I'll do my best to provide some reassurance. The process of MTX can take some time, and as each woman is different, there is, unfortunately, no set time...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Jul 10, 2020 7:21 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Ectopic Stories / advice
Replies: 2
Views: 430

Re: Ectopic Stories / advice

Hi 2020Lady, I am so sorry to hear that you are suffering from this ectopic pregnancy and loss. It is never something that we expect for ourselves and in many cases, never something we've heard of before. It is good that you have received treatment and are being monitored. In these early days, it is...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Jul 10, 2020 7:11 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Salpingostomy - Ongoing pain
Replies: 1
Views: 279

Re: Salpingostomy - Ongoing pain

Hi Ridgeridoo, I'm so very sorry to hear that you've suffered an ectopic pregnancy and loss. My heart aches for you and I know how many questions the experience can leave us with. I will do my very best to help. Many women experience discomfort after experiencing ectopic pregnancy and it can be a sc...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Jul 03, 2020 9:58 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Discharge following ectopic
Replies: 2
Views: 376

Re: Discharge following ectopic

Hi Lianne33, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss. It is not unusual for women to bleed after treatment for ectopic pregnancy. This first bleed after treatment is a response to falling hormone levels and involves shedding of the uterine lining and is not classed as a period. The ...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Jul 03, 2020 9:55 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Hormones!
Replies: 8
Views: 968

Re: Hormones!

Hi ktj2020, I am truly so sorry that you've experienced this ectopic pregnancy and loss. It is very normal to find yourself physically recovering, but still working through the emotional recovery. Ectopic pregnancy is a trauma, and it's so important to continue looking after yourself. I too was comp...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Jun 19, 2020 11:01 am
Forum: Men's Space
Topic: My story with ectopic pregnancy
Replies: 3
Views: 1081

Re: My story with ectopic pregnancy

Andy, Thank you for taking the time to update us on how you and your wife are doing. It is so helpful to others who are going through this journey to hear where people are after their experiences. Often we hear of the initial experience, but not the follow-up. I'm glad that you have found some suppo...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Jun 19, 2020 10:52 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: IVF after losing both tubes
Replies: 1
Views: 260

Re: IVF after losing both tubes

Hi hj_sherren, I'm so sorry to hear of everything you have been through, and that you are going through this time once again. It is such a difficult experience to explain to those who have not been through it. It is possible to be grateful for the children in our lives, while at the same time grievi...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Jun 19, 2020 10:43 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Ectopic Pregnancy after Infertility
Replies: 1
Views: 235

Re: Ectopic Pregnancy after Infertility

Hi Kelc09, I am so sorry to hear that you have suffered an ectopic pregnancy and loss. It is an emotional and physical trauma that can leave us with so many questions. These boards are filled with the experience of women and men who are, unfortunately, united by this experience. Your surgery was sti...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Jun 19, 2020 10:25 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Period returning?
Replies: 5
Views: 834

Re: Period returning?

Hi Archie86, I'm sorry to hear you've suffered this ectopic pregnancy and loss. It can leave us with so many questions, and I will do my best to help. In regards to resuming a period, there can be considerable variation between women. Your periods can take a while to re-establish and they can re-sta...