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#1 of 72 Old 02-18-2010, 05:36 PM - Thread Starter
 
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Got a call from the nurse this morning that my Monday-Tuesday 24 hour protein in urine was "quite elevated" and she wanted me to come in today. So I went in, BP was still hovering at 140/90-ish, I'd actually lost some water weight, and overall everything was okay, EXCEPT that my protein in urine was 1200mg (300 is considered mildly pre-E).

I'm being admitted tonight for cervadil, then we'll do a foley and a few mics of pit. I'm hoping to have a baby by tomorrow afternoon at the latest, I guess.

Nothing is done. I think I thought if I didn't get her stuff together, this wouldn't happen to me again. I have a friend helping me clean up and pack and since we don't have a crib yet, DH is picking up a pack-n-play with a bassinet.

See you on the other side!

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Good luck!

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Wow!! I'm so sorry you're in this position, but I'll wish you the best of induction vibes!!

(and.. shh.. I'm jealous you get to see the 'other side' )

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We'll be thinking of you!

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Hope everything goes really well! Thinking of you!
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I hope everything goes well for you mama and you have an easy labor!

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Oh mama, good luck! Crossing my fingers for a safe and easy induction and birth, can't wait to hear all about your little girl!

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Lots of good luck, and easy labor vibes.

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Hope things go smooth as possible! We'll be thinking of you!

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awwwww!!! congratulations!!! sending some good labor vibes your way!!

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I know this isn't the way you would have actually wanted it but, CONGRATULATIONS !! Your baby is on it's way! Good luck mama! I hope everything goes great and I am here waiting for you on the other side!

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Ohh Charlotte a big hug for you! Even though this is not what you had planned you will be joining the other side soon! All you really need is your body to birth, your milk to feed and a carseat to bring the baby home in.

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Hope everything works out well!
Can't wait to see pics and hear all about it!

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I'll be thinking of you! Looking forward to an update!!!

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Good luck! Can't wait for the baby news...

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Headed to drop the kids off, get some dinner, and go to the hospital now. I'm hoping for as much success with this one as I had with my last induction...maybe even more (like if the cervadil would send me into labor, that'd be great!). I hope to update sometime tomorrow.

Thanks for the good vibes. I've spent a lot of time hoping this wouldn't happen this time, but being prepared for the possibility (which I wasn't last time), so I feel pretty okay. Not how I'd wanted, but I'll have my little girl soon...

Charlotte, midwife to some awesome women, wife to Jason, and no longer a mama to all boys S reading.gif('01), A nut.gif ('03) S lol.gif ('08) and L love.gif ('10).
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I am thinking of you and Baby, and I hope everything goes great. Enjoy your babymoon!

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I hope all is well! ELV .

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I'll be thinking of you - I can't wait to hear your birth story, I'm sure it will be amazing.

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Aww yay! Hope your labor is smooth and she's in your arms safe and sound soon!!

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Hope things go as smoothly and comfortably as possible! And more mama excitement about getting to meet your little girl so soon. Good Luck!
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Good Luck!!!!

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Good luck!!! Sending you easy and fast labor vibes!!!
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Good luck!

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Happy Birthday baby girl!
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thinking of you, and wishing you an easy, wonderful labor!

Kelcey... in love with DH, and DD born 10/13/07, and a little DS born 2/23/10!
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Oh, I'm sorry things aren't working out the way you'd hoped!

But...congratulations on the impending birth! I hope it's beautiful!!!!
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Hoping and praying all is well with you and your baby girl! Congrats, Mama!

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"A computer once beat me at chess, but it was no match for me at kick boxing." ~ Emo Philips tea6.gif

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