They're here! (Birth story)

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Registered: 10-28-2009
They're here! (Birth story)
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Mon, 02-11-2013 - 8:49am

The twins are here and we are so in love! We were scheduled to have a c section on 2/14, but last Sunday I started swelling. I called the OB on Wednesday bc my blood pressure was getting high. She said to come on in just to check protein in urine. I went in with my MIL and they shower 2+ protein. My OB said either we go in and take them that night or I would have to be admitted and watched. We opted to take them as I was one day shy of 36 weeks! i was terrified! The c section went fine but was pretty scary for me! Reegan was born first at 5lbs and Henry second at 5lbs, 3 oz! They got to stay with us a few hours then off to special care bc their temps were a little low. My BP went crazy and I ended up on Magnesium for a day and couldn't visit them that full day! Its now Monday and we should be going home today!

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-Jamie

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Registered: 06-22-2010
Thu, 02-21-2013 - 9:30pm
Jamie, I am SO excited for you! I am in tears looking at the beautiful picture of your precious twins! I know how much you have gone through to get to this point, and I just could not be happier for you! I wish you all of the best, Mommy!
Kelly (31) DH (32) TTC Since June 2009 August 2007 - Myomectomy - removed large fibroid on back of uterus January 2010 - HSG reveals "possible" blocked left tube March 2010 - First RE visit (PCOS secondary to CAH diagnosed) April 2010 - October 2010
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Wed, 02-13-2013 - 1:22pm

Congratulations Jamie!  Gorgeous babies!

Karri

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Registered: 06-15-2010
Mon, 02-11-2013 - 12:35pm

Congratulations, Jamie! They're beautiful!!