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#1 of 6 Old 11-02-2010, 09:59 PM - Thread Starter
 
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We had a sonogram today to check on the baby's growth since DD was growth-restricted due to my previously un-diagnosed blood clotting condition. He looks great - he was practicing breathing - and he's already 5 lbs! Which is bigger than DD was at birth - she was only 4 lb 7 oz at 35 weeks. So I don't have to see the high risk OB anymore, just have my regular check-ups with the midwives!!

I have to give myself injections twice a day but it all seems worth it at times like these I feel so relieved...

Mama to Ellie (11/11/05) and Owen, born 12/12/10 - a successful VBAC!
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Yay! Congratulations! My guy is already estimated to weigh more than twice what my growth-restricted DD weighed at birth. Hopefully those unisex preemie outfits won't be getting any more use.
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yay for healthy, growing babes. So happy for you!

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That's wonderful, congratulations!

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Yay! Hopefully your little guy keeps growing and growing!

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That's wonderful that he's growing so well. You're doing an awesome job taking care of that little man.

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