22w4 day, anatomy scan update!!!

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22w4 day, anatomy scan update!!!
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Sat, 11-12-2011 - 12:03am

I had my anatomy/structural scan today- baby boy looks great and is very definitely a boy, so I can keep buying blue and green, lol!!! All measurements are fantastic, in fact, he's measuring a few days ahead. Heart, stomach, bones, spine, brain, facial features, all fantastic. Doctor said he is "totally normal." Also, my placenta has started shifting away from my cervix, and the doctor said it shouldn't be a problem for us.

Bad news - my protein in my urine is up to +2. It's been +1 since about 15 weeks.

Kelly, mom to 4 year old Lexi, wife to Rob TTC Number 2 since April 2010, with a loss in June 2010 at 4.5 weeks, and a loss in April 2011 at 8 weeks (possibly ectopic). Saw the RE in May 2011, we were moving forward with testing and an IUI when we
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Registered: 01-22-2010
Sat, 11-12-2011 - 1:00am

I can't believe youre 22 weeks already! Congrats on your big healthy boy!

KUP on the protein

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Sat, 11-12-2011 - 9:06am

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Sun, 11-13-2011 - 9:29am
yay for a great appointment! sounds like you have yourself a big boy!
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Sun, 11-13-2011 - 10:16am

Overall, it sounds like a really nice appointment. Glad you can keep buying blue and green, lol. My little boy is measuring ahead as well. I think boys tend to be a little bigger. Please KUP on what your doc says about the protein in your urine.


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Registered: 06-29-2010
Mon, 11-14-2011 - 10:55pm
I'm so glad all looks great with your LO. I'm sorry about the protein and bp, but seems like they are keeping an eye on it. If you get worried, go in for an appt sooner. I feel like I've been a pain to my doc, but you have to do what is best for you. Sending BP lowering and protein lowering vibes your way.
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Tue, 11-15-2011 - 11:53am
Congrats on your healthy boy! Thats wonderful that your placenta has started to move. As for the protein I have everything crossed that it goes down and your BP remains good. KUP
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Tue, 11-15-2011 - 1:39pm

Glad lil boy is doing good!! Hope the protein thing stays under control.. Not sure at what point they start to worry but glad they are watching it!

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Tue, 11-15-2011 - 6:25pm

Glad your little guy is doing so well!