Log In Sign Up

i can stand doctors ugh!


Welcome to the JustMommies Message Boards.

We pride ourselves on having the friendliest and most welcoming forums for moms and moms to be! Please take a moment and register for free so you can be a part of our growing community of mothers. If you have any problems registering please drop an email to boards@justmommies.com.

Our community is moderated by our moderation team so you won't see spam or offensive messages posted on our forums. Each of our message boards is hosted by JustMommies hosts, whose names are listed at the top each board. We hope you find our message boards friendly, helpful, and fun to be on!

Reply Post New Topic
  Subscribe To 2012 Playroom LinkBack Topic Tools Search this Topic Display Modes
  #1  
March 27th, 2012, 09:34 AM
Super Mommy
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: NM
Posts: 828
I just got a call from the doctors t my ultrasound place and they said i have high protien in my urine and i have to do a 24 hour urine test I have to keep my pee on ice in my bathroom for 24 hours. If it were me and nick i wouldnt have a problem with it but im living with my family and with the way they are they will make fun or make rude comments...... To add to the frustration I asked if the proein was anything to worry about and ahe beat around the bush I got snappy because ahe wouldnt answer me! When i asked about why i needed this testall she said was be cause of the protein. I asked several different ways and she wouldn't answer my quetstion! Finally i got kind of what I wanted to know out of her and said its just another test to figure out if i have pre-e and this one will let us know. So now I'm angery cause this woman wouldnt answer my question and worried because I just have one issue after a freaking another. To add to it all I have the stress if packing and moving. I want to just scream!
__________________

Thank you *kiliki* for my amazing siggy

<a href="http://lilypie.com/"><img src="http://lbff.lilypie.com/yNbLm5.png" width="400" height="80" border="0" alt="Lilypie Breastfeeding tickers" /></a>
Reply With Quote
  #2  
March 28th, 2012, 12:54 PM
RachaelDMommaTo3's Avatar Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Stuttgart, Germany
Posts: 6,725
Send a message via AIM to RachaelDMommaTo3 Send a message via Yahoo to RachaelDMommaTo3
I'm sorry. If your family tries to make fun of you for doing the test, tell them politely to shove it. You're doing the best you can for you and your baby.
__________________
Mom to Jacob (9), Rylan (3), and Amelia (1)


Reply With Quote
  #3  
April 19th, 2012, 04:00 PM
Jessie O's Avatar Veteran
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Burbs o' Houston
Posts: 122
It could be a number of things, but most likely, it's a UTI. I had to send people home with these at work, and that's usually the case. Unfortunately, we're not allowed to tell people why they're being tested for anything when they come to the lab. The doctor has to be the one to tell them, otherwise it's a violation of Hippa.
Reply With Quote
  #4  
April 19th, 2012, 04:43 PM
Mommy-to-2's Avatar Veteran
Join Date: Nov 2011
Posts: 435
i had to do 2 different 24 hr urine tests, same thing pee in a huge freakin jug and keep it on ice! I had high protien levels and come to find out i was Pre-E after the first test. Then they said my levels went up so i had to do another one. when they tested it thy told me to stay close by and they would call me asap. They did a rush results and said my levels were so high they wanted me to go straight to labor and delivery and they induced me the next morning. Just telling you my experience. I hope it is not the same for you!!!
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #5  
April 19th, 2012, 06:30 PM
Jessie O's Avatar Veteran
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Burbs o' Houston
Posts: 122
Or that.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Topic Tools Search this Topic
Search this Topic:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 05:58 AM.



Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0