Category Archives: Pregnancy

28 weeks – Welcome Little Ones

Feb. 8, 2010 The edema I have been struggling with all week moved into my lungs on Sunday, so I ended up back in the hospital, where my blood tests showed elevated liver enzymes. The docs tried controlling the symptoms … Continue reading

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27 weeks – Pre-pre-eclempsia

Feb 4, 2010 My ultrasound yesterday went great – the babies still look fabulous – healthy bladders, hearts and sacs – and they even started their practice breathing – SO cute to watch that! Fluid in Baby B’s brain still … Continue reading

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26 Weeks – Strong, Healthy Boys!

January 28, 2010 Another fantastic check-up today! The boys are healthy, are growing big and strong, and have healthy bladders and plenty of fluid in their sacs. Their weights are in the 31st (recipient) and 46th (donor) percentile for singleton … Continue reading

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25 Weeks

Jan. 18, 2010 Another fantastic check-up today. The boys have been so stable that the doc requested we come only once a week now, instead of twice a week. He’d rather have me home in bed – staying off my … Continue reading

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What TTTS?!

Jan 14, 2010 Check-up was quick today – both babies look healthy and active. In fact Dr. A said, “If I didn’t know your history, I’d never know anything was up – the babies both look the best they’ve been.” … Continue reading

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24 Weeks

Jan. 11, 2010 Another great check-up today! We’ve made it 4 weeks without a 2nd amnio fluid drain … so the boys seem to be responding well to the bed rest and increase in protein/calorie intake. Looks like they’re going … Continue reading

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Sunny Day!

Jan. 7, 2010 Dr. De Lia called to check in this a.m. It’s always so comforting when he calls to be able to get yet another opinion (from the top doc in the U.S. on this subject, I might add!) … Continue reading

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23 Weeks

Jan. 4, 2010 Well, today we were back to having Dr. P and Tech Brooke as our review team, so our numbers looked much as they did 2 weeks ago, the last time we had them. They decided to take … Continue reading

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What Are You Looking At??

Dec. 31, 2009 As a child, I remember going to see my mom’s ultrasounds of my baby brothers, and the clarity of the ultrasounds sure have improved since then! But I can’t help but be nervous about how my little … Continue reading

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22 Weeks, and all is well

Dec. 28, 2009 We had another fantastic ultrasound checkup today! Dr. A was back from vacation. She is so patient in listening and explaining – we are so lucky to have her! During our 30-60 min. ultrasound, the boys flipped … Continue reading

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