Baby Corner


 
Old 10-13-04, 02:25 PM
marielou's Avatar
Waiting for that BFP!
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: UK
Posts: 1,480
Thanked 0 Times
Points: 1
Level: 1
Weekly Activity 20%
Default Update

Hiya,

Sorry I havent been around for a while, but I thougth I'd fill you in.
As you may know, me and DH decided to do ICSI with his sperm. I overstimulted, and my embies were frozen. Out of our embies, only 1 made the thaw well, and it was only half decent. It was a 6 cell, with minor fragmentation, and our chances with just 1 embie were pretty low.
Anyway, I was pretty sure it hadnt worked, until Tuesday. I started getting all the symptoms I got when preg with Charlie last year, and was so sure I was pregnant - I would have bet any money.
My beta was due tomorrow. I just went to the bathroom (13dpt) and there is red blood. I am sure its AF flying in, and to say we are devestated is an understatement.
We have now been trying 5 years, and I don't ever see a time when I am holding our baby.
DH and I have had a cry, but we cannot afford another go at ICSI. I feel if it were a fresh cycle, ie, not frozen, we might have a chance. But, it will take us another year to save up, and I know you can all appreciate how long a year is when your arms are so empty. I don't want to make our wait 6 years.
DH always said he wouldnever do DI again, but he has just said he wants to do DIUI at the clinic (before we used a known donor) as we can afford that right away, instead of having to wait so long.
I will ring the clinic tomorrow and make an appointment to discuss this with our nurse, but I wanted to update you all, and also to send major hugs to snowboardmom - I can't believe that more than a year after our losses, we are still both so sad
 

Also, its a year tomorrow since I m/c charlie, so this is made all the more bittersweet.
I am so sad, angry and bitter.
Hoping everyone is ok,
Marie xx
Reply With Quote
 
Old 10-13-04, 02:30 PM
:domesticgoddess:'s Avatar
VIP Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2002
Location: Washington, Home of Rainier Soapworks
Posts: 24,782
Thanked 0 Times
Points: 1
Level: 1
Weekly Activity 20%
Default

My
 
dropped as I read your post. There aren't words to tell you how sorry I am about this.
 
Reply With Quote
 
Old 10-13-04, 02:42 PM
AMomInLove's Avatar
Proud Canadian DI Mom
 
Join Date: Mar 2001
Location: Ontario, Canada
Posts: 17,665
Thanked 0 Times
Points: 1
Level: 1
Weekly Activity 20%
Default

So sorry to hear...you are in my thoughts and prayers..
 
Reply With Quote
 
Old 10-13-04, 03:15 PM
~babydoll~'s Avatar
is one busy mommy.
Mommy & Trainer
 
Join Date: Sep 2001
Location: South Florida
Posts: 15,450
Thanked 155 Times
Points: 29
Level: 2
Weekly Activity 2820%
Default

Oh, Marie I'm so sorry
 
. I was so hopeful for you. Please take good care of yourselves, and keep in touch.
 
Reply With Quote
 
Old 10-13-04, 04:38 PM
Community Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Posts: 344
Thanked 0 Times
Points: 1
Level: 1
Weekly Activity 20%
Default

Marie I've very sorry and hope things change for the better soon.
Reply With Quote
Latest Articles
Pregnant Woman's Guide to The Zika Virus
Get the latest information about the zika virus during pregnancy including how to protect your unborn baby or infant, signs and symptoms, complications, and prevention.

Fetal Development Video
Video showing how a fetus developed during the 40 weeks of pregnancy. Fetal Development Video

Adventure Vacations with Your New Family Are Possible
If you spent time as a couple exploring vast areas of the world, that doesn't have to end just because you have a new baby. Here are 6 tips to make your vacations fun for the whole family. Plus, vacation ideas to help you get started.

The "Mozart" Effect: How Music Helps Your Baby's Development
Can your baby really be smarter if your listen to Mozart, or other classical music, during pregnancy?

What to Expect Postpartum: Your Period
The postpartum period brings many changes to a woman's body. Learn what to expect with your period including when it will return and warning signs to watch out for.

December 2017 Baby Photo Contest Winner
December 2017 Baby Photo Contest Winner
Congratulations Zchuff!

Calculators & Tools

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:56 AM.


Pregnancy | Fertility | Baby | Toddler | Free Baby Stuff! | Community | Baby Names

About Baby Corner | Advertising | Editorial | Contact Baby Corner | Terms of Use | Privacy Notice


Powered by vBulletin® Copyright © 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.