Monday, July 14, 2014

Infertility Update

Hey guys! About two months ago I went to the doctor...and a few weeks ago I finally got my test results back. I'm glad I forced myself to go (was really hard). It all came down to me really wanting to find out what may be behind the three miscarriages I've had... So, I had two ultrasounds, one internal and one external, and a battery of blood tests (thyroid test, day 3 FSH...and others that I can't remember)


All the tests came back inconclusive. I appear to be fine. I'm both relieved and disappointed, as you can imagine. On one hand it's nice to have a list of things that it's not. On the other hand they still don't know what it is... I just wish I had more to report!


For now about the only thing I can do is wait until I become pregnant again and then call right away. I'll basically have a high risk pregnancy (as in, I'll get seen right away, get an ultrasound and extra blood work, yay). So waiting on that.

I'm glad I went. But I'm still anxious.

It has also been one year since my first miscarriage with my husband. I made a video about it, sort of an open letter for my baby.

4 comments:

  1. Well, it is good to hear that none of the things they might have guessed are wrong--but it's got to be frustrating not to have any answers or obvious solutions, either!

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  2. Your video made me cry - very beautiful. Thank you so much for sharing! xo

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  3. Your video made me tear up and think of reading Little Pilgrim's Progress (a sweet children's adaption of PP) when I was a kid; I guess because of the idea of family waiting for you. It was a lovely thing to share! And I really hope all goes well with your attempts to figure this out!

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  4. I'm sorry it made you cry :) It made me cry too several time while making it. And it really helped me heal as well. Hugs!

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Thank you so much for commenting! Your thoughts bring smiles to my face :)