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Old 10-28-2010, 06:14 PM - Thread Starter
 
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Hey all,

Just wanted to let you know that I might be joining the twin club...I have a quick u/s tomorrow to determine for sure, but at first MW appointment on Sep. 29 I was a good 4 weeks ahead, now as of my MW appt yesterday, I'm 17 weeks, measuring a good 23 weeks. Yikes! I wasn't going to get an u/s either but I just don't know if I can wait any longer to know!

So, for anyone who's interested...I'll let you know tomorrow-ish what the outcome is.

BTW - this is a huge deal up here in Canada, since in my province, a diagnosis of twins means an automatic transfer to an OB. Bye bye home water birth, bye bye cushy MW appointments - hello medical system.

Maybe I'll just move to Mexico or something

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Oh, mama! I'm excited to hear what the outcome is. I wish you could deliver your twins at home. Maybe wait as long as possible to go in once labor has started? I don't know how it goes with twins...Anyway, I'm hoping you get the outcome you are wishing for!

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wow thats exciting!! can't wait to hear your results!!

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omg, I'm dying to hear. I wish I knew when the appt. was. In the meantime I'm stalking!

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Thanks for the replies ladies - here's the news:

One little stinker in there. Sex unknown. But a big baby for his/her age!

Well, I can't say I am not a little disappointed, but at least now I don't have to go shopping for a different vehicle!

xo

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Another nice thing is you get to keep your midwife.

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Congrats on one healthy, growing baby!

I understand your disappointment as that is what happened to us with my last pregnancy (we do IVF and transfered 2). So give yourself permission to grieve a little for the life that could of been and then you can fully embrace the life that is! ((hugs))

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and you get to have your home water birth still!!

Congrats on the big, healthy baby!!

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