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by EPT Host 20
Sun Dec 27, 2020 10:33 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: No period 13 weeks post op
Replies: 2
Views: 224

Re: No period 13 weeks post op

Dear elew26, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, Your periods can take a while to re-establish - they can re-start anything between two and ten weeks after surgery and most women find that their period arrives sometime around week six or seven after surgery. As you have mention...
by EPT Host 20
Sun Dec 27, 2020 10:28 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Expectant management over Christmas
Replies: 24
Views: 1279

Re: Expectant management over Christmas

Dear Lolly2481, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, When we experience ectopic pregnancy we are suddenly faced with a life threatening emergency and it's treatment, reduction in fertility, concerns about the future and the loss of our babies. Experiencing any one of these is an...
by EPT Host 20
Sun Dec 27, 2020 10:18 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Boyfriend cheated on me during and after my ectopic
Replies: 4
Views: 361

Re: Boyfriend cheated on me during and after my ectopic

Dear Eloisa, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss and I am so sorry you are going through this alone. I wanted to reach out and say that you are not alone, you will always have friends who understand here. It sounds as though your ex was not understanding at all, you have every r...
by EPT Host 20
Wed Dec 23, 2020 8:14 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Is anger normal?
Replies: 6
Views: 465

Re: Is anger normal?

Dear NewbieFP, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, When we experience ectopic pregnancy we are suddenly faced with a life threatening emergency and it's treatment, reduction in fertility, concerns about the future and the loss of our babies. Experiencing any one of these is an ...
by EPT Host 20
Wed Dec 23, 2020 7:55 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Any help or advice appreciated x
Replies: 21
Views: 1215

Re: Any help or advice appreciated x

Dear Guesthanson1, I am so sorry this is dragging out for you. I would strongly advise discussing how much this is impacting you emotionally with your medical team when you see them tomorrow. I I hope you get some answers. Do continue to lean on us for as long as you need, Sending much love, Karen x...
by EPT Host 20
Sat Dec 19, 2020 8:59 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: HCG levels
Replies: 2
Views: 373

Re: HCG levels

Dear Ashleigh87, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, I am afraid it is difficult to predict how long it will take for your hormone levels reach non-pregnant levels. As we are all individual, our bodies respond differently to the drug and it depends on factors like how high leve...
by EPT Host 20
Sat Dec 19, 2020 8:52 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Lump behind belly button 2 weeks after surgery
Replies: 3
Views: 287

Re: Lump behind belly button 2 weeks after surgery

Dear Beth, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, Unfortunately I am not medically trained so cannot give you specific advice on your symptoms. It is possible that a lump behind a surgical cut, could be a sign of infection and I would advise speaking to your GP. Sending much love,...
by EPT Host 20
Sat Dec 19, 2020 8:44 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Ectopic causes?
Replies: 1
Views: 302

Re: Ectopic causes?

Dear Taylor1609, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, There are factors that increase our risk of experiencing an ectopic pregnancy and we have more information on reasons here- https://ectopic.org.uk/patients/reasons-for-an-ectopic-pregnancy/ Sadly many women, myself included d...
by EPT Host 20
Sat Dec 19, 2020 8:29 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Any help or advice appreciated x
Replies: 21
Views: 1215

Re: Any help or advice appreciated x

Dear Guesthanson1, I am so sorry to hear of the difficult time you are going through. Not knowing what is happening to our bodies can be extremely overwhelming and you have a friend here who understands. Whilst I was not diagnosed with a pregnancy of unknown location, I was admitted to hospital with...
by EPT Host 20
Sat Dec 19, 2020 8:08 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: 2nd Ectopic
Replies: 1
Views: 245

Re: 2nd Ectopic

Dear Mags1234, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancies and losses. To experience one loss is difficult to deal with multiple losses is heartbreaking and my heart truly goes out to you. It is natural to be worried after everything you have been through. Sadly even with IVF there is the risk...
by EPT Host 20
Sat Dec 19, 2020 7:58 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Help! Pelvic Adhesions discharge after laparoscopy
Replies: 1
Views: 251

Re: Help! Pelvic Adhesions discharge after laparoscopy

Dear Elena, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, Experiencing an ectopic pregnancy is a huge ordeal and you are in the early stages of recovery. Your body needs time to heal from your surgery which is in itself a gruelling task. You have also had to process the loss of your baby...
by EPT Host 20
Sat Dec 19, 2020 7:48 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Suggestions for support, 4 weeks post op tube removal
Replies: 2
Views: 252

Re: Suggestions for support, 4 weeks post op tube removal

Dear NewbieFP and LauraG, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss and I am happy you have found this site, Many women experience feelings of isolation after an ectopic pregnancy - I did, too. It is a frightening experience. Like you, I reached out to the Trust for support and we wil...
by EPT Host 20
Sat Dec 19, 2020 7:39 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Struggling to cope a week post op :(
Replies: 1
Views: 258

Re: Struggling to cope a week post op :(

Dear C1404, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, When we experience ectopic pregnancy we are suddenly faced with a life threatening emergency and it's treatment, reduction in fertility, concerns about the future and the loss of our babies. Experiencing any one of these is an ord...
by EPT Host 20
Tue Dec 15, 2020 8:51 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Heartache & Pain Never Leaves
Replies: 6
Views: 795

Re: Heartache & Pain Never Leaves

Dear SJ2020, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, I very much understand that strong desire to conceive. I appreciate how frustrating it can be if it isn't happening as quickly as we would like. Conceiving successfully can take time and can take some couples more than a year or ...
by EPT Host 20
Tue Dec 15, 2020 8:46 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Positive test one day, Next day find out ectopic.
Replies: 7
Views: 562

Re: Positive test one day, Next day find out ectopic.

Dear htf20, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, When we experience ectopic pregnancy we are suddenly faced with a life threatening emergency and it's treatment, reduction in fertility, concerns about the future and the loss of our babies. Experiencing any one of these is an ord...
by EPT Host 20
Tue Dec 15, 2020 8:35 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Physical Recovery, up and down!
Replies: 1
Views: 200

Re: Physical Recovery, up and down!

Dear Sarah, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, Experiencing an ectopic pregnancy is a huge ordeal and you are in the early stages of recovery. Your body needs time to heal from your surgery which is in itself a gruelling task. You have also had to process the loss of your baby...
by EPT Host 20
Tue Dec 15, 2020 8:06 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: I’m in pain, am very late and showing negative pregnancy result
Replies: 1
Views: 194

Re: I’m in pain, am very late and showing negative pregnancy result

Dear Travelbug1981, I am so sorry to hear of the worrying time you are going through. Unfortunately I am not medically trained so cannot give you specific advice on your symptoms and as pain is so subjective, it is difficult to asses on forums such as this. I would therefore strongly advise to speak...
by EPT Host 20
Sun Dec 13, 2020 9:34 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Life after Ectopic
Replies: 2
Views: 267

Re: Life after Ectopic

Dear c0000ps, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, Yes there are factors which increase our risk of ectopic pregnancy, however there are many women who have no risk factors and still sadly experience ectopic pregnancy. I know that when I had my ectopic pregnancy I also looked fo...
by EPT Host 20
Sun Dec 13, 2020 9:14 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: At what week did your spotting and/or pain start with your ectopic?
Replies: 4
Views: 423

Re: At what week did your spotting and/or pain start with your ectopic?

Dear Melinqueensland, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, You will find that there are a lot of variations in our symptoms of ectopic pregnancy, which is also why it can make it so difficult to diagnose. I do understand how you feel as I had never heard of ectopic pregnancy bef...
by EPT Host 20
Sun Dec 13, 2020 9:01 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Returning periods
Replies: 2
Views: 262

Re: Returning periods

Dear Viain, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, Your periods can take a while to re-establish - they can re-start anything between two and ten weeks after surgery and most women find that their period arrives sometime around week six or seven after surgery. The first period may...