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by Tris
Thu Sep 24, 2009 9:45 am
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: How do you afford it?
Replies: 17
Views: 1471

Sorry I meant Im now 4 months PG :)
by Tris
Thu Sep 24, 2009 9:43 am
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: How do you afford it?
Replies: 17
Views: 1471

Hi! In case it helps...in many hospitals in EUROPE it costs only around €3,500 (euros) with medicines included...thats around maybe USD$5,000 at todays rate for one try. You shouldnt spend $20,000!!!....Thats too much! Ive done 5 IVF´s (4 pgs) and one FET and am now 4 weeks PG...the total cost then ...
by Tris
Fri Sep 18, 2009 7:43 pm
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: HELP! Reg. Amniocentesis
Replies: 2
Views: 478

HELP! Reg. Amniocentesis

Hi! Im 14wks pg...just got my prenatal blood test and got a result of 1/90 risk for Down Syn...Im 38 yrs. so had to do this test. Doc recommends now to do the Amniocentesis test where fluid surrounding the baby is drawn from inside the sac and analyzed....results are 99% more accurate is what they s...
by Tris
Sat Aug 22, 2009 5:08 pm
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: Considering getting a surrogate mother?
Replies: 2
Views: 412

Hi Ive done 6 IVF´s (one FET included) and finally am pg which is so far so good (I suffered an mc + 2 ectopics in the past as well).....So honestly if this didnt work, I was already researching surrogacy agencies because im just so tired! My body could not possibly take more even with a donor since...
by Tris
Wed Jul 29, 2009 7:02 pm
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: Success with ONE embryo transferred?
Replies: 6
Views: 934

Hi Im 38, did 5 IVF´s + 1 FET and had an mc also 2 years ago. I just had an FET with ONE embie last June- 7 cell. Now Im pg 2 months and am so sick already! (morning sickness).... everything OK so far, saw sac + yolk....So dont give up on just ONE!!! Good Luck and keep us posted.....
by Tris
Tue Jul 28, 2009 3:42 pm
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: very sad,hpt negative
Replies: 17
Views: 4007

Yes I think you should NOT stop meds until your doctor says so....When I first got the PG news I didnt feel anything!!! nothing! I was even shocked to know it was PG since there was only ONE, and even frozen, emby. Then after around 5th week I started feeling bad....now I am so sick! I even wrote a ...
by Tris
Tue Jul 28, 2009 1:03 pm
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: HELP...again :)
Replies: 3
Views: 396

Thanks so much for replying ....really you can take Gaviston?? Thats what I told my husband but he says its dangerous...I really hate the feeling and its the whole day not just a few hours a day....its really putting me down :(

Thanks again....hope Gaviston works :)
by Tris
Tue Jul 28, 2009 11:24 am
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: HELP...again :)
Replies: 3
Views: 396

HELP...again :)

Hi! I was just wondering for anyone thats experienced it....Im 2 months pg and been having the worse morning sickness symptom...I am nauseous all the time and getting heart burns....as a result my hair is constantly standing (goose bumps) which is making me so uncomfortable....like theres a knot in ...
by Tris
Tue Jul 28, 2009 9:17 am
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: very sad,hpt negative
Replies: 17
Views: 4007

yeskayra....dont give up...I did 6 IVF´s = 4 pgs but 3 of the pg´s didnt work, ecto, mc, etc. but still I stayed positive...now I had an FET (the 6th IVF) with only ONE embie and its another BFP which looks GREAT (im 2 months now)....Once I did an HPT and got a negative but my blood test said otherw...
by Tris
Sun Jul 26, 2009 4:58 pm
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: very sad,hpt negative
Replies: 17
Views: 4007

Hi! Please DONT RELY so much on HPT especially since its your first test?? Blood test will tell you more...Good Luck and dont worry :)
by Tris
Fri Jul 24, 2009 6:19 pm
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: how many eggs should we implant?
Replies: 10
Views: 3368

With my FET recently only one was very good! the others were not bad but OK and my doc made a decision to transfer just that ONE great one and now Im 6 weeks!!....Ive done 6 IVF´s = PG 4 times, 2 ectos + 1 mc twins!! and 3 of the 4 pg´s were 3 emby transfers! ALL GOOD QUALITY! The first time I had o...
by Tris
Fri Jul 24, 2009 6:11 pm
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: OLDEST MUMS IN THE WORLD!
Replies: 1
Views: 398

By the way these are moms that underwent IVF......
by Tris
Fri Jul 24, 2009 6:07 pm
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: OLDEST MUMS IN THE WORLD!
Replies: 1
Views: 398

OLDEST MUMS IN THE WORLD!

Just something to entertain us all....has anyone seen the BBC documentary called "OLDEST MUMS IN THE WORLD!"?? I dont want to be that old by the time I have kids of course (oldest was 70++)...but those who succeeded did so because they had faith + a strong determination (Super strong will power real...
by Tris
Fri Jul 24, 2009 6:02 pm
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: New Here Please advice
Replies: 12
Views: 759

Thanks and YES as you can see in my experience Ive been through worse! :roll: almost everything possible...even lost twins when they looked so fine!! with 2, 3, 4 embies no matter how many and how good quality...still nothing over 5 years trying!...and yet theres HOPE even with ONE!! I just didnt gi...
by Tris
Fri Jul 24, 2009 5:10 pm
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: New Here Please advice
Replies: 12
Views: 759

By the way when I had the ectos and the mc they put 3 all the time, all good quality, got BFP´s but nothing worked! So there is NO guarantee! Now with only ONE and an FET even....everything looks good.....I also think you shouldn´t freeze youre left over emby too long and just use it first before st...