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#1 of 21 Old 01-14-2009, 06:39 PM - Thread Starter
 
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I started having red spotting on Thursday, but we heard the heartbeat and it was strong. Friday the spotting turned to bleeding so I went to the ER. An ultrasound showed no heartbeat, babe had stopped growing at 8 weeks but the placenta and sac were still growing so without an ultrasound everything had seemed normal.

I had a night of horrible cramps, gushing blood, and huge clots and I thought everything had passed, but when I went to get an ultrasound to be sure, he was still in there. After more gushing blood I had an emergency D&C yesterday.

I wish I could have stayed the full 9 months with you all. I'm still going to check in and see how everyone is doing! Hopefully I'll be able to join a new DDC in the next couple months.

Momma to Sweet Rosie 7/06, Lost Baby J 1/09 at 12 weeks pregnant, Spitfire Ada born 4/21/10, and Baby Boy due July/August 2013!
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I am so sorry for your loss.
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Oh hunny I am so so so sorry. What a horrible ordeal for you to go through. I wish you healing and peace.
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I'm so sorry. Take care of yourself.

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I'm so very sorry - from one former July DDC member to another. Sending you many hugs.

Come on over to visit the loss board if you feel like it - lots of great women over there.
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So sorry mama...

Jess ~mom to DS1 8/05, DS2 6/07, DD 7/09 and one surprise 5/11!
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I'm so sorry.

:,,:, to my three veggie ladies 12/09/05, : 10/03/07 & 07/10/09 hanging on for dear life to :
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So sorry sweetheart.
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I am really so sorry
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I'm so sorry. Take care of yourself.

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not from your ddc but I just read your story on your blog and I could not pass by without giving you my deepest condolences.
I am so sorry

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Oh, I'm so sorry... You're in my thoughts. Take good care.

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I'm so very sorry for your loss.
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I am so sorry.
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I'm so very sorry for your loss.
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I am so very, very sorry. I hope the near future brings your little one back to you soon.


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I am so sorry for your loss.
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That is so sad. I am really sorry.
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I'm so sorry.

Kristen - doula and birth educator, wife to Ben and mama to Sydney Mu (8/06) and Cal Edward (7/09) :
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I am so very sorry mama. I had 2 losses last year and the women on the loss board really helped pull me through.

Much peace, love and strength to you mama........

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