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by EPT Host 20
Sun Aug 30, 2020 8:16 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Emotional rollercoaster
Replies: 3
Views: 359

Re: Emotional rollercoaster

Dear Shan1253, 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 b...
by EPT Host 20
Sun Aug 30, 2020 8:08 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Ruptured Interstational (Cornual) Ectopic
Replies: 5
Views: 413

Re: Ruptured Interstational (Cornual) Ectopic

Dear Jess, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, While there is no clear, researched evidence on how long a woman should wait to try to conceive after having treatment for ectopic pregnancy, we and other medical professionals advise you wait for at least three months or two full ...
by EPT Host 20
Sun Aug 30, 2020 8:00 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Pain after Ectopic
Replies: 1
Views: 282

Re: Pain after Ectopic

Dear 2020lady, I am so sorry to hear of your continued discomfort. Experiencing some pain after an ectopic pregnancy is normal as your body has been through a great deal over the last few months. The pain may be due to everything settling down. Your body may be preparing to ovulate and many women ex...
by EPT Host 20
Tue Aug 25, 2020 9:14 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Irregular periods
Replies: 2
Views: 312

Re: Irregular periods

Dear Sm2304, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, Periods can be delayed for a number of reasons including stress or even (as surprising as it may sound) excessive exercise or weight loss. Doctors normally consider menstrual cycles of between 23-42 days to be within normal param...
by EPT Host 20
Tue Aug 25, 2020 9:08 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: 2 ectopics, same tube, both ruptured....
Replies: 2
Views: 384

Re: 2 ectopics, same tube, both ruptured....

Dear K_86G1, 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. Sadly there have been women on these forums who have also experienced an ectopic pregnancy in the stump of ...
by EPT Host 20
Tue Aug 25, 2020 8:50 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Advice
Replies: 1
Views: 281

Re: Advice

Dear Ik2018, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss and the difficult time you have experienced. Sadly ectopic pregnancy can be very difficult to diagnose, but if you feel you were misdiagnosed or have concerns about the care you received in hospital, I would first advise speaking ...
by EPT Host 20
Sat Aug 22, 2020 6:52 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Second ectopic or miscarriage?
Replies: 2
Views: 349

Re: Second ectopic or miscarriage?

Dear Nadine194, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss and of your current loss. My heart truly goes out to you. It is a very sad and difficult time and it is made more difficult when we do not know what is happening to our bodies. Your hCG levels are low however I would be guided ...
by EPT Host 20
Sat Aug 22, 2020 6:46 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: 1 week post surgery
Replies: 15
Views: 1304

Re: 1 week post surgery

Dear Gorginad, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, and of your lack of support. I am glad you found the Trust and posted here, we are all here for you. Experiencing an ectopic pregnancy is a huge ordeal and you are in the early stages of recovery. Your body needs time to heal f...
by EPT Host 20
Wed Aug 19, 2020 9:54 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: I want to get pregnant
Replies: 2
Views: 459

Re: I want to get pregnant

Dear sifat, 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 s...
by EPT Host 20
Wed Aug 19, 2020 9:49 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Recovery
Replies: 1
Views: 266

Re: Recovery

Dear Fergie03, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss and that you are having to go to your appointments alone. 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 gruell...
by EPT Host 20
Tue Aug 18, 2020 7:47 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Periods after ectopic
Replies: 1
Views: 292

Re: Periods after ectopic

Dear Katrina24, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, Your periods can take a while to get back to a rhythm that is more usual for you. I also found that my periods changed for a few months after my losses. I would suggest keeping a diary and seeing how they settle out. Regarding...
by EPT Host 20
Mon Aug 17, 2020 7:55 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Advice please!! Two EP’s.
Replies: 1
Views: 327

Re: Advice please!! Two EP’s.

Dear Katy89, 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. I truly understand the wanting to know why this happened to us and the frustration of not getting any answe...
by EPT Host 20
Mon Aug 17, 2020 7:47 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Left tube removed one week ago
Replies: 4
Views: 615

Re: Left tube removed one week ago

Dear Emily, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and losses. To experience one loss is difficult to deal with multiple losses is heartbreaking and my heart truly goes out to you. Experiencing an ectopic pregnancy is a huge ordeal and you are in the early stages of recovery. Your body need...
by EPT Host 20
Mon Aug 17, 2020 7:43 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Some shared guidance needed.....
Replies: 1
Views: 263

Re: Some shared guidance needed.....

Dear Bethney, 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 I would advise speaking to your medical team with any worsening symptoms. Sending much love, Karen x The Ectopic Pregnancy ...
by EPT Host 20
Mon Aug 17, 2020 7:40 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Please help, need opinions and advice
Replies: 4
Views: 574

Re: Please help, need opinions and advice

Dear Ashylou66, Not knowing what is happening to our bodies can be extremely overwhelming and you have friends here who understand. Whilst I was not diagnosed with a pregnancy of unknown location, I was admitted to hospital with a ? ectopic pregnancy on a Friday evening of a bank holiday weekend so ...
by EPT Host 20
Mon Aug 17, 2020 6:39 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: HCG up and down + progesterone
Replies: 2
Views: 357

Re: HCG up and down + progesterone

Dear SmallCass, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, With expectant management, levels can plateau before falling again but you shouldn't see them consistently rising and if this is the case, I would ask to speak to your medical team about further investigations to see why this ...
by EPT Host 20
Mon Aug 17, 2020 6:34 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Need an advice
Replies: 1
Views: 255

Re: Need an advice

Dear LenaLoyd, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, Hair loss is an uncommon side effect of the methotrexate injection and yes stress can certainly make the situation worse. Unfortunately I am not medically trained so cannot give you specific advice on your symptoms, however it ...
by EPT Host 20
Tue Aug 11, 2020 10:27 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: First period very heavy
Replies: 3
Views: 465

Re: First period very heavy

Dear Dannii42, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, Periods can take a while to get into a pattern and flow that is not usual for you. It is normal for your first period to be more painful or less so than usual, heavier or lighter, last for longer or shorter than usual – there r...
by EPT Host 20
Tue Aug 11, 2020 10:15 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Leg pain after methoxetrate
Replies: 2
Views: 325

Re: Leg pain after methoxetrate

Dear Mpr521, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, Whilst we can get aches and pains following treatment for ectopic pregnancy, sadly I am not medically trained so I would always advise speaking through your symptoms with a medical professional if you are concerned. We have infor...
by EPT Host 20
Wed Aug 05, 2020 7:34 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Any Success Stories After Ectopic?
Replies: 3
Views: 594

Re: Any Success Stories After Ectopic?

Dear KristaC3620, I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss, I personally had methotrexate for my first pregnancy which was sadly ectopic, I then went on to have two successful pregnancies, so I hope this gives you some hope. Personally I was shocked at how tired I felt after the inje...