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#1 of 55 Old 05-16-2009, 09:48 AM - Thread Starter
 
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please please please let this light pink spotting not mean the baby is gone.....
no cramps- but it's not brown it's pink
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I'm sorry. I will pray that it is nothing. You'll be in my thoughts this weekend.

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I am so sorry bubblette, I will keep you in my thoughts. Please keep us updated.

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OH NO!

I really hope that this is nothing.

I had sharp cramps and bright blood when pg with DS...I was convinced I had m/c, but when I went for the u/s to confirm there was a little heart beat.

...hope that you have a happy ending too.

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I had bleeding (pink to red) with my dd. It turned out my progesterone was too low. Once I started taking progesterone, it stopped and the pregnancy was saved. Maybe you can get tested for that?

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Oh no! I hope it is nothing! I know how scary that must be. I will keep you in my thoughts.

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Praying for you! I had spotting with my sixth pregnancy and found out later I had lost one twin (the other was born healthy). They told me that was common? Anyway - get your progesterone tested if you can.

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I'll be thinking of you! Positive thoughts!

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I hope it stops! Hang in there!!

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I'm praying for you and the baby.

I had pink/brown bleeding on Monday night, but it didn't last long. Could you be having breakthrough bleeding? Have you DTD in the last couple of days (personal, I know, but I've had some pink spotting in both of my last pgs after DTD, so I thought I'd throw that out there).

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Thinking of all you spotting mamas...

I had quite a bit of spotting/brown discharge last weekend...I know it can be normal. I'm positive mine was implantation bleeding - I had it with DD around the time I expected my period, so maybe that's what it is?

Sticky thoughts...:
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Bubblette I hope and pray that it is nothing to worry about and that you have good, reassuring news soon (and that the bleeding stops quickly!).

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Thank you so much everyone. We'll take as many prayers and good thoughts as people want to send.

Still no cramping, and this morning it's moved from light pink to a brown discharge, which makes me feel a bit better, but it hasn't stopped. It's quite light, which also encourages me. Nothing is open on Sundays here in Oz.... but I will call my HCP anyway.
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dark dark blood and some clots - RN over the phone recommended ER so that is where we're headed
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Oh honey. I'll be thinking of you.

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oh mama, i;ve so been there.

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Are you OK???

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We are not ok.....

ultrasound showed a gestational sac consistent with a 4-5 week pregnancy, no heartbeat, no fetal pole. I should have been 6w, 5d. A 4-5 week preg is impossible, as I would have had my bfp around ovulation then, and I was so tired we were not very "active" around then the scan would have dated us...

The ER Dr. told us it was inconclusive, and not to give up hope, since the scan didn't show an active m/c. They took a qhcg, and ordered another for Tuesday. We're not hopeful. We want this baby so much...
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I am so sorry you are going through this.

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I'm so sorry. Huge

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I am so sorry Bubblette. Huge hugs to you

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I'm in pretty much the same boat as you.

We measured 1 week behind at our last u/s, (dated at 5 weeks, but I know we are at 6), found a sac, but no 'occupant'.

...we are waiting for our next u/s to be conclusive...it's a *LONG* wait

my thougts are with you,
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Charlene,
You and your baby have been in my prayers let's hope we both get babies in January.
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I'm sorry I hope that you get some good news soon.

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I'm so sorry.

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Do you have another u/s scheduled in conjunction with your bloodwork?
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Do you have another u/s scheduled in conjunction with your bloodwork?
We have a u/s on 5/25, it was originally scheduled for dating.

I'm off to bed, hoping to sleep well but I don't think I will.
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...hopefully that extra week will gave babe time to grow, and he/she will be ready for the big show on the 25th.

Do you have a tilted uterus? Apparently it is extremely common, and makes it a little more difficult for an u/s to 'see' what is going on in the uterus.

...you are in my thoughts and prayers.

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