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by EPT Host 22
Fri Jun 19, 2020 11:01 am
Forum: Men's Space
Topic: My story with ectopic pregnancy
Replies: 3
Views: 274

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: 62

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: 57

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: 3
Views: 157

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...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Jun 12, 2020 11:59 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Less bleeding after methotrexate
Replies: 2
Views: 121

Re: Less bleeding after methotrexate

Hi NP20+, I am so sorry to hear you are suffering from this ectopic pregnancy and loss. It is so important to look after yourself in these early days, especially as your hCG levels are decreasing. It is usual to begin to bleed and this bleeding can last between a few days and up to 6 weeks. Your ble...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Jun 12, 2020 11:54 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Methotrexate and going back to work
Replies: 2
Views: 111

Re: Methotrexate and going back to work

Hi Avi86, I am so sorry to hear you are suffering from an ectopic loss and pregnancy. It is so important that you prioritize yourself first right now and take it easy. The methotrexate shot will have its own symptoms and you may not be feeling well over the next little while. I encourage you to revi...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Jun 12, 2020 11:48 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Early shoulder pain?
Replies: 1
Views: 112

Re: Early shoulder pain?

Hi Poppy80, I'm so sorry to hear you are going through this worrying time. I'm not medically qualified and cannot comment on your specific situation. You may want to repeat the pregnancy test to see if a more clear answer appears. Certainly, if you are feeling increasing pain, it's very reasonable t...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Jun 12, 2020 11:45 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: My story
Replies: 1
Views: 154

Re: My story

Hi Sunset39, Thank you for sharing your story with us. I'm am so very glad that you listened to your body and received medical care (and that they listened to you.) You are right that even though there are general symptoms that are looked for, it's equally important to listen to your body for sensat...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Jun 12, 2020 11:41 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Ectopic or Not
Replies: 1
Views: 158

Re: Ectopic or Not

Hi Charlou1980, I am so sorry to hear you are going through this worrying time. It is natural that we have anxieties following our ectopic pregnancy and in future pregnancies, even if unintended. I'm not medically qualified to comment on your specific situation but would encourage you to reach out t...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Jun 12, 2020 11:36 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Resolving ectopic via expectant management
Replies: 2
Views: 166

Re: Resolving ectopic via expectant management

Hi lifeisnow, Thank you for sharing your story with us. I am so sorry that you have suffered this ectopic pregnancy and loss. Expectant management certainly requires so much patience and can cause many anxieties for us. I'm glad to hear that you are discharged and that your healing can continue. We ...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Jun 05, 2020 10:23 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Pain 3weeks after methotrexate injection
Replies: 9
Views: 363

Re: Pain 3weeks after methotrexate injection

Hi Rachel21915, I'm so sorry to hear you are going through this worrying time. I am not medically qualified to comment on your specific situation. However, it is important with MTX to continue having blood tests ensuring your hCG is declining. I am not sure where you are on this journey. If your hCG...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Jun 05, 2020 10:14 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Ruptured ectopic pregnancy and hemoperitoneum
Replies: 1
Views: 136

Re: Ruptured ectopic pregnancy and hemoperitoneum

Hi Narisa, I am so sorry to hear of all you have suffered from your ectopic pregnancy and loss. I know how it leaves us with many questions that linger into the months and years after we have gone through it. Unfortunately, I'm not medically qualified to answer on your specific situation, and I know...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Jun 05, 2020 10:09 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Fluctuating Hcg level after methoxtrate shot
Replies: 1
Views: 100

Re: Fluctuating Hcg level after methoxtrate shot

Hi Sneha3012, I am so sorry to hear you are suffering an ectopic pregnancy and loss, and going through this worrying time. I'm not medically qualified to comment on your specific situation and I will do my best to help. As you've already experienced, the second shot of MTX will be given if hCG level...
by EPT Host 22
Fri May 29, 2020 8:29 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Feel let down
Replies: 2
Views: 199

Re: Feel let down

Hi Smcs52, 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 May 22, 2020 7:02 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: IVF after 2 Ectopic
Replies: 8
Views: 484

Re: IVF after 2 Ectopic

Hi Strying4, I am so sorry to hear that you have suffered multiple ectopic pregnancies. They are traumas that no one should need to experience even once. While I'm not medically qualified to comment on your particular situation, I wanted to reply that the trust has posted some guidance on getting pr...
by EPT Host 22
Fri May 15, 2020 7:42 am
Forum: Men's Space
Topic: My story with ectopic pregnancy
Replies: 3
Views: 274

Re: My story with ectopic pregnancy

Hi Andy, I am so sorry to hear that you and your wife are suffering an ectopic pregnancy and loss. It can be a very confusing time, causing both physical and emotional trauma. I'm glad you have found these Boards and that you are finding help with meditation. These Boards are filled with people unit...
by EPT Host 22
Fri May 08, 2020 8:00 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Period pain after ectopic
Replies: 1
Views: 226

Re: Period pain after ectopic

Hi LenaM, I'm sorry to hear you are going through this worrying time. I'm not medically qualified and am unable to comment on your particular situation. However, I'd encourage you to keep a note of the type of pain, duration, and intensity. As you are having concerns, it may be worthwhile speaking t...
by EPT Host 22
Fri May 08, 2020 7:57 am
Forum: Men's Space
Topic: An Awful Exerience
Replies: 2
Views: 307

Re: An Awful Exerience

Hi Grifter, Thank you for sharing your story here. It is important to emphasize that ectopic pregnancies affect everyone and that men also feel the emotional trauma. I'm so sorry to hear all that you have been through and that you are both going through. There is nothing easy about this path, and it...
by EPT Host 22
Fri May 01, 2020 7:00 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Nobody listened. I lost my left tube.
Replies: 2
Views: 345

Re: Nobody listened. I lost my left tube.

Hi Hattylaird, I am so sorry to hear that you have suffered an ectopic pregnancy and loss. I'm glad you have found your way to these boards, as they are filled with women and men who understand the experience. You've been through so much in a short amount of time. Right now, it's most important to l...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Apr 24, 2020 10:03 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: First menstruation after ectopic surgery
Replies: 4
Views: 486

Re: First menstruation after ectopic surgery

Hi Aby, I'm so sorry to hear that you've suffered an ectopic pregnancy and loss. Your treatment is still very recent, and it is incredibly important to look after yourself and allow time for yourself to heal both physically and emotionally. As you have a rise in temperature and are feeling unwell, i...