Baby Corner


 
Old 05-18-05, 02:42 AM
Tracey and Neil's Avatar
is loving being a Mum to a miracle
British Community Leaders
 
Join Date: Mar 2001
Location: Dorset, UK
Posts: 7,265
Thanked 283 Times
Points: 3
Level: 1
Weekly Activity 220%
Default

Hmmm, I was under the impression that neither a bicornuate or aseptated uterus prevented pregnancy. However, a septated uterus was associated with problems carrying to term, because the septate prevented full-term growth. I was also suspected of having the same problem as I have a heart shaped uterus.

Must be very frustrating for you both. I'm glad that there's no fertilisation problem. At least the IVF has shown you that, so you at least know that your eggs are good.

I'm sending you loads of love & luck Mary-Ellen ((((((((hugz)))))))))
Reply With Quote
 
Old 05-19-05, 01:12 AM
Mary-Ellen's Avatar
is loving my girls!
Community Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: Ontario
Posts: 882
Thanked 49 Times
Points: 1
Level: 1
Weekly Activity 20%
Default

Hi Tracey,
 


I've learned that a septate uterus can and usually will prevent pg and will need corrective surgery to remove the tissue, while a bicornuate uterus should not prevent pregnancy but will have a higher risk for premature delivery and growth restriction problems. Majority of bicornuate pg's end up with c/s as they are usually breech or transverse due to the shape of the uterus. Also women with bicornuate u. also have a higher risk of developing pre-eclampsia (even higher than a women carrying a multiple pg) surprising isn't it.
I've learned a lot about the topic from the internet so I hope the sources are correct.

I find the Internet a good thing but then again, I always get more anxious and freaked out after learning all the worst case scenarios out there.
 


Again thanks so much for the support and warm hugs (I love them)
 
Wishing everyone well and lots of babydust thrown your way!
 
Reply With Quote
 
Old 05-24-05, 06:20 PM
Erinn's Avatar
Mommy of Twins
 
Join Date: Apr 2002
Location: Ontario, Canada
Posts: 5,604
Thanked 138 Times
Points: 1
Level: 1
Weekly Activity 20%
Default

It's good to see you Mary-Ellen. Good luck with the clomid & IUI's
 
. I found that if I took the clomid at night before bed, I didn't suffer from the side effects too much.


 
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.

May 2017 Baby Photo Contest Winner
May 2017 Baby Photo Contest Winner
"Kiara"
Congratulations jaydipdave!

Calculators & Tools

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 12:11 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.