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Old 10-02-2010, 01:39 PM - Thread Starter
 
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I went in for induction at 9am yesterday and by the time they were ready to start pit, I was contracting on my own. No pit. No epi. At 3pm AROM and he was born at 5:26pm in the fastest, most overwhelming, dizzying birth I've ever experienced.

9 lbs, 5 oz, 20 1/2 inches

Unfortunately I had a pretty severe PPH and ended up getting a blood transfusion last night, but I appear to be rounding the corner today and should be in a post partum room by this afternoon and hopefully going home tomorrow.


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Old 10-02-2010, 01:44 PM
 
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Congratulations and welcome, Mateo!

PPH is fairly common in multiparas, I'm glad you're feeling okay and hope you get to go home tomorrow!
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Way to go!
Mateo!!!

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well done hope you're feeling better soon and for no pit etc! welcome baby!

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Congratulations and what perfect timing! Welcome Mateo!!!

Hope you're home and feeling better very soon!

Happy mumma to my boys Henny Tom (Nov 30, 2008), Arlo Odie (Oct 5, 2010), and baby SISTER! due mid-Dec 2014.
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Yay! Welcome Mateo!

Glad to hear everybody is doing great now .. PPH sounds kinda scary!

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Welcome to the world Mateo, and congrats to you Mama and family!!

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Welcome Mateo and Congrats to you and your family!
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Love the name! Get lots of rest in the next few days. I also lost a lot of blood from the blood thinner although did not need any interventions. The dizzyness will get you though so take care of yourself!

Welcome Mateo!

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Congrats and welcome baby!

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Congratulations!!

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Congratulations

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Wonderful timing! Love the name.

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Welcome to the world baby Mateo!
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I saw this on new posts and your name grabbed my eye. Congratulations! I am so happy that he is here and that you will be snuggling at home with him soon.

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Congratulations!!!

Sorry to hear about the PPH, but happy to hear you're doing better.

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congratulations! hope you recover quickly from the PPH.

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What awesome timing!!! Congratultions mama!

Welcome Mateo!!!

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Welcome, Mateo! Congrats! Glad you're feeling better!

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Congrats! Great timing...welcome, Mateo! I hope you're recovering well.
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Yay Mateo! Congrats mama. Wishing you a speedy recovery.

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Congratulations mama! I hope you are recovering well!

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