By registering on our forum, you can view and contribute to more topics on ectopic pregnancy. Your details are confidential and we do not send unsolicited emails. For your confidentiality, you can choose your own forum name to protect your anonymity if you so wish. If you register, there is no obligation to post; you can simply take comfort from the words of others. It is entirely up to you whether you post a message or read others' experiences or do both.

Search found 450 matches

by EPT Host 22
Mon May 27, 2024 4:12 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Private HSG (before trying again)
Replies: 1
Views: 44

Re: Private HSG (before trying again)

Hi MoonLove, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss. I'm not medically qualified to comment on your specific situation but I wanted to provide some information from the Trust. Testing post-ectopic pregnancy isn't common practice in the UK as, unfortunately, tubal patency tests cann...
by EPT Host 22
Sat May 18, 2024 8:27 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Watery Discharge after Ectopic Pregnancy
Replies: 1
Views: 67

Re: Watery Discharge after Ectopic Pregnancy

Hi Jessica210224, I am so sorry to hear of the worrying time you and your partner are going through. As much as I wish I could give you additional guidance, I am afraid I have no definitive answers as I am not medically qualified. What I can say is that as you have concerns, you are entitled to disc...
by EPT Host 22
Fri May 03, 2024 4:02 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: C Section Scar Ectopic help!
Replies: 2
Views: 164

Re: C Section Scar Ectopic help!

Hi Mrsfrutie, I am so sorry to hear of the worrying time you and your partner are going through. You are right that Caesarean section ectopic pregnancy is still relatively uncommon and so some hospitals see very few of them. We have information here on our website specifically for healthcare profess...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Apr 26, 2024 4:51 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Early menopause/perimenopause
Replies: 3
Views: 178

Re: Early menopause/perimenopause

Hi JoanneF1985, Thank you for your question. I haven't seen any specific research on this issue. It might be something to speak to your GP about. Perimenopause has a large range of start times, but I'm not aware of links to surgeries for ectopic pregnancy. With good wishes, Michele The Ectopic Pregn...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Apr 19, 2024 4:56 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: PGS with Donor Eggs failed
Replies: 1
Views: 114

Re: PGS with Donor Eggs failed

Hi Ramiroflores, I'm so sorry to hear you are going through this worrying time. Unfortunately, I am not medically qualified to comment on your specific situation and don't have personal experience in this way. The Trust always encourages working with your medical providers. I'm sorry I can not provi...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Apr 19, 2024 4:53 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Recovering after emergency surgery
Replies: 2
Views: 189

Re: Recovering after emergency surgery

Hi March 20, I'm so sorry to hear about your ectopic pregnancy and loss. Experiencing an ectopic pregnancy is both a physical and emotional trauma. The boards here are filled with women and men who are, sadly, bound by these experiences. These are safe spaces for you to share your thoughts, ask ques...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Mar 29, 2024 8:20 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Fluctuating HCG and expectant management
Replies: 2
Views: 284

Re: Fluctuating HCG and expectant management

Hi Queries123, I am so sorry to hear that you are going through this worrying time. PUL leaves us with many questions and unknowns. During this time, its very important to look after yourself, and this includes ensuring that your medical team is answering all of your questions. We do hear from women...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Mar 29, 2024 8:14 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Return to work
Replies: 7
Views: 931

Re: Return to work

Hi Enfys, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss. What you have experienced is physical and emotional trauma, and recovery from each takes some time. It's so important to be kind to yourself right now and take the time that you need. Every woman's journey is so different. Often, th...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Mar 15, 2024 8:01 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Bleeding after surgery
Replies: 1
Views: 586

Re: Bleeding after surgery

Hi Matthews35, I’m so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss. You have had a massive physical and emotional upheaval, and recovery from ectopic pregnancy will take time. Everyone's path is unique, and there is no set timeframe for emotional recovery. There are no "musts" or "...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Mar 08, 2024 3:53 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: My support system is a little lacking :/
Replies: 7
Views: 976

Re: My support system is a little lacking :/

Hi Beej11, I'm so sorry to hear about your ectopic pregnancy and loss. Experiencing an ectopic pregnancy is both a physical and emotional trauma. The boards here are filled with women and men who are, sadly, bound by these experiences. These are safe spaces for you to share your thoughts, ask questi...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Feb 23, 2024 4:46 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Fluctuating HCGs/Miscarriage? Ectopic?
Replies: 2
Views: 816

Re: Fluctuating HCGs/Miscarriage? Ectopic?

Hi PowerThroughAgain, I am so sorry that you are going through this worrying time again. I'm not medically qualified to comment on your specific situation. I know waiting for hCG levels to reduce can be an anxious time. It is good that you are continuing to have your blood monitored. I found the ear...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Feb 16, 2024 10:43 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Second coil Pregnancy
Replies: 6
Views: 1984

Re: Second coil Pregnancy

Hi PowerThroughAgain, A whispered congratulations on your pregnancy. It's very natural to feel anxious in pregnancies following our ectopic experiences, especially when we are having sensations within our body. While I'm not medically qualified to comment on your situation, in these early days, as b...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Feb 09, 2024 3:22 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: A story of hope
Replies: 4
Views: 833

Re: A story of hope

Hi Scrubsfan103, Congratulations on your little ones. Thank you for sharing your story with us and filling the boards with more hope. As you know, they can give us hope in our darkest hours. We wish you and your family all the very best. With good wishes, Michele The Ectopic Pregnancy Trust Register...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Jan 26, 2024 5:26 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Ectopic Pregnancy at 19
Replies: 3
Views: 1371

Re: Ectopic Pregnancy at 19

Hi TinyJewel, I am so sorry to hear that you have suffered this ectopic pregnancy and loss. Even if we were not ready for a pregnancy, suffering from an ectopic pregnancy is still a physical and emotional trauma. It can bring up many emotions, even relief. There have been other women on these boards...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Jan 26, 2024 5:24 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: My personal journey
Replies: 1
Views: 1278

Re: My personal journey

Hi SD19, Thank you for sharing your story with us. I'm so very sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss. It can be a very confusing time and brings up so many emotions which we may not have expected. You have suffered physical and emotional trauma, and right now, it is so important to look a...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Jan 26, 2024 5:19 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Surgical management for (interstitial) ectopic - experiences?
Replies: 1
Views: 1075

Re: Surgical management for (interstitial) ectopic - experiences?

Hi Anna78, I'm so sorry to hear that you have suffered this ectopic pregnancy and loss. While I'm not medically qualified to comment on your specific situation, I will do my best to help. First, I want to say that these boards are filled with women and men who understand your situation. We are all b...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Jan 12, 2024 3:33 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Dealing with pregnancy announcements
Replies: 4
Views: 3014

Re: Dealing with pregnancy announcements

Dear Ectopicrecovery, I'm so sorry to hear about your ectopic pregnancy and loss. Experiencing an ectopic pregnancy is both a physical and emotional trauma. The boards here are filled with women and men who are, sadly, bound by these experiences. These are safe spaces for you to share your thoughts,...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Jan 05, 2024 8:25 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Coping with shock and loss
Replies: 1
Views: 2002

Re: Coping with shock and loss

Hi Flomo56, I'm so very sorry to hear you have suffered an ectopic pregnancy and loss. I want you to know that you are not alone. These boards are filled with women and men who are, unfortunately, united by this experience. Ectopic pregnancy is both a physical and emotional trauma. It is usual to ha...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Dec 29, 2023 8:49 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Acupuncture for pain relief?
Replies: 1
Views: 1722

Re: Acupuncture for pain relief?

Hi Memo100, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss. Unfortunately, as Trust, we cannot recommend complementary medicines. I have personally had acupuncture following my ectopic pregnancy, which I found relaxing, but it wasn't to help with pain. If you do seek acupuncture, do only s...
by EPT Host 22
Fri Dec 22, 2023 4:15 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Advice
Replies: 2
Views: 3031

Re: Advice

Hi Kezgratto03, 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 grueling task. You have also had to process the loss of your...