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Old 02-05-2013, 09:46 AM   #30
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Re: Pregnancy After Loss (Feb 1-14)

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Originally Posted by myblessedbaby View Post
When I was going through my 11 week D & C, one of the intake people that was reviewing my procedure used the term "abortion." That was absolutely not the reason I was there, it wasn't my choice to loose my child and it was upsetting. I corrected the man and said "d & c," but it still made me feel worse than I already was.

AFM: Nothing new here. 23 weeks, feeling regular kicks and loving it. I've felt comfortable to purchase all my newborn diapers and babywearing paraphernalia. I have an ultrasound on Thursday with my specialist, just a regular check up for me due to high blood pressure issues. I'm on meds and it's under control, but I have to see a specialist every month to monitor things.
Ugh. I hate that term. I hate that miscarriages are "technically" abortions.

So glad you're feeling good movement So reassuring, eh?

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Originally Posted by quicksilverNHS View Post
"Spontaneous abortion" is the worse phrase in the medical world---I didn't just up and suddenly decide I don't want a baby and I'd get rid if it, jerk-face! they seriously can't just call it a miscarriage!?!

End rant.
Yup, I'm with ya there. Hate that.
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