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by EPT Host 20
Tue Dec 27, 2016 5:50 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: 6 wks since EP. Can I ttc again?
Replies: 3
Views: 5757

Re: 6 wks since EP. Can I ttc again?

Dear Louise123, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, Regarding your query, we and many medical professionals advise waiting at least two menstrual cycles before trying to conceive again - and this is the same with expectant management treatment, too (ie allowing time for the bod...
by EPT Host 20
Tue Dec 27, 2016 5:43 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Concerned
Replies: 1
Views: 4184

Re: Concerned

Dear S_mascarenas, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss. Unfortunately I am not medically trained so cannot give you specific information on your symptoms. Whilst I do not wish to alarm you discharge from a wound could be a sign of infection, especially if you also have an increa...
by EPT Host 20
Tue Dec 27, 2016 5:32 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Period pain or not?
Replies: 1
Views: 4197

Re: Period pain or not?

Dear fmt1988, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, Unfortunately I am not medically trained so cannot give you specific information on your symptoms. Experiencing some pain after an ectopic pregnancy is normal as your body has been through a great deal over the last few months. ...
by EPT Host 20
Tue Dec 27, 2016 5:26 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Resuming work out and first period after ectopic
Replies: 4
Views: 11111

Re: Resuming work out and first period after ectopic

Dear MJ11, Your periods can take a while to get back to a rhythm that is more usual for you. I also found that my periods changed for a few months after my loss. Most women find that their period arrives some time in the four weeks after their hCG levels have fallen to 0 if treated with Methotrexate...
by EPT Host 20
Tue Dec 27, 2016 5:15 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Strange sensation after surgery
Replies: 1
Views: 4402

Re: Strange sensation after surgery

Dear SG, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss. It is completely normal to feel anxious after the experience you have just been through but we are all here for you. It is normal to experience some pain and discomfort and the tugging sensation you describe as you recover over the n...
by EPT Host 20
Thu Dec 22, 2016 8:12 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: My experience - In desperate need of advice please!
Replies: 3
Views: 9210

Re: My experience - In desperate need of advice please!

Dear Emma995, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss. When we experience an 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 a...
by EPT Host 20
Thu Dec 22, 2016 7:59 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Angel baby
Replies: 1
Views: 4401

Re: Angel baby

Just beautiful.
Sending warm hugs and lots of love,
Karen x
by EPT Host 20
Wed Dec 21, 2016 11:08 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Headaches a few months on
Replies: 7
Views: 16189

Re: Headaches a few months on

Dear Katiefish, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss and ongoing discomfort. Unfortunately I am not medically trained so cannot give you specific information on your symptoms. Headaches can appear for a variety of reasons including stress, lack of sleep, problems with our eyesigh...
by EPT Host 20
Wed Dec 21, 2016 10:54 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Pain 4 months on
Replies: 3
Views: 3899

Re: Pain 4 months on

Dear Ella13, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss and your ongoing discomfort. Unfortunately I am not medically trained so cannot give you specific information on your symptoms. From a personal point of view, I too suffered with pains for up to a year after my ectopic pregnancy, ...
by EPT Host 20
Wed Dec 21, 2016 10:41 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Feel so empty
Replies: 1
Views: 4277

Re: Feel so empty

Dear Dragonlady, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss. To go through the diagnosis and surgery alone must have been such a scary experience 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 tr...
by EPT Host 20
Wed Dec 21, 2016 7:52 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: My experience
Replies: 1
Views: 4303

Re: My experience

Dear Vicky, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and losses. I am sorry to hear you are having a bad day, thank you for reaching out to the Trust, we are all here for you. Your feelings resonate so strongly with me. I too felt very guilty for not being able to to give my husband the famil...
by EPT Host 20
Sun Dec 18, 2016 10:07 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: One year on, Panic Attacks
Replies: 2
Views: 5459

Re: One year on, Panic Attacks

Dear Jess95, 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. Dealing with anyone of these is an ord...
by EPT Host 20
Sat Dec 17, 2016 8:26 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Worried I might be having a second ectopic
Replies: 5
Views: 11039

Re: Worried I might be having a second ectopic

Dear Lizas, Congratulations on your pregnancy, that's great news. You are so right that sharing positive stories gives so much hope. Wishing you all the best with your growing bump, Sending much love, Karen x *******************************************************************************************...
by EPT Host 20
Thu Dec 15, 2016 6:17 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Just went the my ectopic pregnancy
Replies: 7
Views: 9506

Re: Just went the my ectopic pregnancy

Dear Jessica1606, 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. Dealing with one of these is an o...
by EPT Host 20
Mon Dec 12, 2016 9:51 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Plastic stitches.
Replies: 3
Views: 8477

Re: Plastic stitches.

Dear Magi, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, It sounds as though you have had laparoscopy (keyhole surgery). This involves inserting a camera through the navel (belly button) and inserting instruments through two small cuts in the lower abdomen (tummy). So this is why you hav...
by EPT Host 20
Sat Dec 10, 2016 4:33 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Operation tomorrow
Replies: 5
Views: 7763

Re: Operation tomorrow

Dear Lauren-x, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, It can be such a difficult and confusing time and we are all here for you. When we experience ectopic pregnancy we are suddenly faced with a life threatening emergency and it's treatment, reduction in fertility, concerns about ...
by EPT Host 20
Sat Dec 10, 2016 4:17 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Scared
Replies: 2
Views: 6065

Re: Scared

Dear Elainefdez0666, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, Following methotraxate injections we would normally advise to have blood tests until your hCG levels are below 5IU/mL, if you are concerned it maybe worthwhile contacting your local EPU to enquire as to what their dischar...
by EPT Host 20
Sun Dec 04, 2016 10:41 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Unusual cornual Ectopic
Replies: 2
Views: 6353

Re: Unusual cornual Ectopic

Dear emmie0811, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, Unfortunately I am not medically trained so cannot provide precise information on your circumstances. Many women do feel discomfort following an ectopic pregnancy as our bodies have been through a great ordeal. The pain could ...
by EPT Host 20
Tue Nov 29, 2016 11:09 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: There is hope have faith everyone
Replies: 15
Views: 19024

Re: There is hope have faith everyone

Dear Embetjack13, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss. I am also sorry for the conflicting information you have received regarding folic acid and methotraxate injections. We find that healthcare professionals are often confused about the advice to give women. Some doctors (mista...
by EPT Host 20
Sun Nov 13, 2016 8:11 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Coping with ectopic due date
Replies: 6
Views: 9994

Re: Coping with ectopic due date

Dear Jesska555, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, I can truly relate to your feelings and many women who have experienced ectopic pregnancy find dates such as due dates and anniversary's very difficult to deal with. It is very normal to struggle around these special dates. It...