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May 20th, 2013, 06:41 AM
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So my doctor called this morning. I thought my appointment over At mayo went well. But apparently in the report from the mayo doctor to her they want more tests done. I think it's because he is on the small side but also because my fluid levels are low. So she said he suggested weekly monitoring. I have an appointment on Thursday, also I have to get a biophysical ultrasound and another NST. And then back to Mayo the following week.

Still kinda scary I know they are just making sur ethings are good. I just hope he stays put and grows and my fluid leves are ok. It's going to be a long 6 weeks with all these tests weekly.
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May 20th, 2013, 07:03 AM
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I know it is really scarey for you. The NST really is one of the least invasive tests. They want to ensure that you baby is 100% fine. There is literature that says a reassuring NST is a good sign that all will go well the next week. Try to take it one week at a time. I am sure that if there is ever a problem with the NST, they will not let you leave. You will know.
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May 20th, 2013, 07:13 AM
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Look on the bright side it sounds like they are being precautionary and the NST along with the bio u/s will let you know things are ok or if its time to deliver a bit earlier than expected. Better to know than to sit these next weeks and wonder
. Hang in there the bio u/s are not bad at all and bonus you get to see your baby weekly
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May 20th, 2013, 07:16 AM
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Everything is fine! Don't stress! Sending lots of positive thoughts your way!
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May 20th, 2013, 08:05 AM
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Thanks eveyone. I am glad they are doinglots of tests to monitor. I just worry went they get that concerned to do all those tests.
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May 20th, 2013, 08:20 AM
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Hang in there Hun! We are thinking about you and your sweet baby.
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May 20th, 2013, 08:31 AM
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Hang in there! You are so close to the end anyway Hopefully everything goes well for another 3 weeks at least but you are soooo close, everything will be okay.
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