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by EPT Host 20
Sun Jun 14, 2020 7:52 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Any advice on what i can do with the remains i am going to be given from my ectopic pregnancy
Replies: 3
Views: 406

Re: Any advice on what i can do with the remains i am going to be given from my ectopic pregnancy

Dear Beckie7412, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, There are several guidelines for medical professionals to follow regarding the sensitive treatment of your baby. As a result, many hospitals have adopted arrangements with local crematoria, but they are guidelines, and proced...
by EPT Host 20
Sun Jun 14, 2020 7:43 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Is it happening again?
Replies: 1
Views: 248

Re: Is it happening again?

Dear Kerri-anne, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss and the worrying time you are going through. If there is a possibility you are pregnant, it is important to complete a pregnancy test. Although it is frightening, you may then be a able to speak to medical professionals to get...
by EPT Host 20
Wed Jun 10, 2020 8:35 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Pain in leg after surgery
Replies: 1
Views: 189

Re: Pain in leg after surgery

Dear avp, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, Unfortunately I am not medically trained so cannot give you an answer to your leg pain. After an operation, people often get aches and pains in places they did not expect to, such as the back, neck, hips and legs can all be very sor...
by EPT Host 20
Mon Jun 08, 2020 6:57 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: No positive pregnancy test
Replies: 1
Views: 199

Re: No positive pregnancy test

Dear daydreamer, I am so sorry to to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss. Ectopic pregnancy can be notoriously difficult to diagnose because it often presents with symptoms that can be suggestive of other, more usual, conditions such as gastroenteritis, miscarriage or even appendicitis. Doctors ...
by EPT Host 20
Mon Jun 08, 2020 6:34 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Methotrexate and covid
Replies: 3
Views: 306

Re: Methotrexate and covid

Dear cheslink, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, To answer your question I have taken this information directly from our website, where we have more information on covid-19 and ectopic pregnancy Methotrexate is an immunosuppressant when used for a long time to treat auto-immu...
by EPT Host 20
Mon Jun 08, 2020 6:24 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Emotional day
Replies: 4
Views: 431

Re: Emotional day

Dear Katrina 24, 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 thoug...
by EPT Host 20
Sun Jun 07, 2020 9:11 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Suffering a scar ectopic
Replies: 2
Views: 264

Re: Suffering a scar ectopic

Dear Georgiomo5, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss and of the difficult time you are going through. 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 o...
by EPT Host 20
Sun Jun 07, 2020 8:53 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Cant face trying again after eptopic
Replies: 3
Views: 347

Re: Cant face trying again after eptopic

Dear B8by0407, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, I too was treated with methotrexate injection and I went on to have a successful pregnancy. When we experience ectopic pregnancy we are suddenly faced with a life threatening emergency and it's treatment, reduction in fertility...
by EPT Host 20
Wed Jun 03, 2020 8:54 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: New here
Replies: 8
Views: 747

Re: New here

Dear Rachel, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, Condoms are a method of protection, so yes it is safe to have intercourse with them. Condoms are pretty sturdy (I have taught sex education in the past and you can actually get a condom over your foot without splitting it and you...
by EPT Host 20
Wed Jun 03, 2020 8:45 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Folic acid after methotrexate and surgery
Replies: 6
Views: 576

Re: Folic acid after methotrexate and surgery

Dear Lmy19, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss. Folic acid interferes with methotrexate which is why we advise you wait until your hCG levels are below 5mIU/mL before restarting folic acid for 12weeks. As sadly the methotrexate didn't work for you and you went on to have surger...
by EPT Host 20
Mon Jun 01, 2020 10:01 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: First pregnancy
Replies: 1
Views: 222

Re: First pregnancy

Dear Lauren23, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, from your own words it must have been extremely frightening and I am so sorry you have had to go through this. Experiencing an ectopic pregnancy is a huge ordeal and you are in the early stages of recovery. Your body needs time...
by EPT Host 20
Sun May 31, 2020 5:06 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Post surgery norms?
Replies: 6
Views: 606

Re: Post surgery norms?

Dear Floops39, 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 b...
by EPT Host 20
Sun May 31, 2020 4:59 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: IVF after 2 Ectopic
Replies: 8
Views: 911

Re: IVF after 2 Ectopic

Dear Sanwars2206, It is natural to be worried after everything you have been through. Sadly even with IVF there is the risk of ectopic pregnancy and as you have suffered the condition twice there is sadly an increased risk. However it is important to remember that help is available and your doctors ...
by EPT Host 20
Sun May 31, 2020 4:50 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: When can I start working
Replies: 5
Views: 531

Re: When can I start working

Dear Nivi1, 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...
by EPT Host 20
Sun May 31, 2020 4:26 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: New here
Replies: 8
Views: 747

Re: New here

Dear Archie86, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss. To deal with this alone in hospital due to the civic crisis is heartbreaking and my heart truly goes out to you. Experiencing an ectopic pregnancy is a huge ordeal and you are in the early stages of recovery. Your body needs ti...
by EPT Host 20
Sun May 31, 2020 4:18 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: 3 years tomorrow since my ectopic
Replies: 4
Views: 460

Re: 3 years tomorrow since my ectopic

Dear sallytomo, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, Although the pain does get a little easier with time, the memories can be just as hard, especially around anniversaries. Tomorrow marks ten years since my ectopic pregnancy and I am still incredibly sad when I think about our ...
by EPT Host 20
Sun May 31, 2020 4:11 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Contraception after ectopic pregnancy
Replies: 1
Views: 224

Re: Contraception after ectopic pregnancy

Dear Sea Otter, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, Unfortunately I am not medically trained so cannot give you specific advice on your query. When deciding on contraceptive measures, the clinician will look at risks verses benefits when deciding with you which method is most s...
by EPT Host 20
Sun May 31, 2020 3:56 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Exploratory lap after 2 ectopics?
Replies: 1
Views: 213

Re: Exploratory lap after 2 ectopics?

Dear meemamia, 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. Unfortunately I am not medically trained so cannot give you specific advice on your queries. I was due to...
by EPT Host 20
Tue May 26, 2020 6:30 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Clubbed tubes caused ectopic
Replies: 2
Views: 264

Re: Clubbed tubes caused ectopic

Dear D3nise36, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, to go through this alone must have been so frightening 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 treatment, reduction in fertility,...
by EPT Host 20
Tue May 26, 2020 6:26 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Feel very lost 😢
Replies: 6
Views: 654

Re: Feel very lost 😢

Dear Sanwars2206, 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. Experiencing an ectopic pregnancy is a huge ordeal and you are in the early stages of recovery. Your bod...