Well what can I say he went to surgery at 12pm and is still in recovery as i type!!!! don't know any more than that but doesn't look like it wnet to plan and they are probably keeping him in tonight! Just off to the hospital now will post later with an update!
Well the puss & piper show was in full swing this morning & the comfy waiting room was taken over for gossip session. All we needed was tea and cake and we could have been there all morning....
Hi Piper - well, they've told me to carry on on the same dose and go in Friday for blood and dildo cam.. How about you buddy? Quite looking forward to Friday so I can see what's actually going on down there... (god I hope something's going on!!) Just thinking about dildo cam, if DH's aren't coming with us on Friday, maybe we could request a full size picture of George Clooney on the ceiling in there to bring a smile to our faces.... It was me sneaking up the inside lane at the traffic lights on the main road by the way - I tried to wave, but ended up flinging my arms around looking like a looney!
Hi Rach - good to hear it went well and Murray's now in recovery. Been thinking of you both today and willing it to go well for him. You've done bloomin well to soldier on today whilst it was all happening - I'd have been no use to anyone - well done you! I'm sure you'll feel so much better when you've been to the hospital and checked him out for yourself..
Sunflower - nice to hear from you! Aha - proof that Puss's are master's of disguise - we can fool vets for years!! Honestly, you'd think the absence of a pair of furry balls would have given it away to the trained eye wouldn't you!
Juliet - hey somersaults too now - he'll be a gymnast at this rate! What room are you going to paint?
Clurr - come on you're not telling me you've never been a little deviant?? Mmm - methinks the lady doth protest too much! Know what you mean about the barth thing with Piper though - I reckon she sticks her little finger out when drinking tea too!
Hi Pasha - I've been here a while now and I still can't keep up with all the rabbitting here! What I say is just rabbit back and get your own back
Rach..... hope Murray's o.k.... and you're o.k..... you must be really worried and stressed at the moment.... hopefully catch up with you later tonight xxxx
Clure.... how did you know about the rampant rabbit? I've traded him in for a younger and fitter model !!!!!
Sunflower..... how's it going? How do you feel? Taking it easy I hope?
Baileypipin,Piper,Puss,Deb bee and all the rest of you....sorry if missed you out (please don't burst a bubble) hope you're all well!
Come to have chat with you all cause feeling stressed out! Kids have been a nightmare all day.....get home and hubby's attacking the house - just can't get any piece and quiet
Well as you know....I had my first date with dildo cam...... it was fine apart from needing 2 nurses (Rachel and Sue) to try and locate my left ovary...... neither could find it!!! I know it's there because they checked everything out when I had my Laproscopy last year!!! Must be in hiding !!!! Can't blame it.... it knows it's going to be in for a rough time!! They reassured me that my ovary will probably 'drop down' with the drugs-hope they're right. Rachel was lovely - really took on board my anxieties,worries and fears about the injections/needles and egg collection. ( We have been advised by Dr Shaker to have ICSI even though I have un explained infertility & there appears to be nothing wrong with hubby's swimmers). She has also put a note on my records to have Doctor carry out ET instead of allowing every Tom,Dick and Harry to have a prod and poke around.... and left feeling like a 'welly top'. I start injections on the 20th of October. Had no idea hubby was going to have a go at 'stabbing' me.... I'm not joking.... if I could have remembered my way out of there.... I would have done a runner!!! (I do suffer from short memory span).
So... if any of you can alleviate any anxieties.... it would be much appreciated!!Feel stressed and excited all at the same time. It all sounds so confusing!!
As well as all this going on... we recently moved house (across the road) which needs loads of work doing to it! It's like something from the 70's...... burn baby burn....disco inferno..... all that's missing is the glitter ball in the corner!!! Could put that on my Xmas wish list..... not!
Not a lot more to tell you really......I'm animal mad.... got 4 cats-one with 3 legs... he's called Tripod..... love him to bits,he's my baby. I'm 31(and a twin) hubby's 42 he's a Joiner by trade, live in Bakewell,been married 3 years and we're well suited cause we're both barkin mad..... and I talk too much!!!
Right .... better log off and leave some room for you lot!!! Hope it has taken you ages to read this..... now you know how I feel!!!
See you later
lots of love Bakewell Tart a.k.a Pasha xxxxxx
God I talk too much!!! Now Puss has just squeezed in a post .... hi Puss... happy jabbin.... I'm wincing just thinking about it!!
cant do a proper post cos gotta go to work.but you lot are tre funny today!
will do a biggie in morning
rach ..just want to say..that hopefully things have gone ok with murray.. even tho you dont sound too convinced.heres hoping he recovers well.thinkin of you baby and sending you huge cyber hug of the clure kind.
Thanks for the welcome back. It was nt the thought of you lot turning up in Blackpool....honest . I just could nt keep up with you all
Clure, I thought your real name was Ruby, God, I'm gonna get confused.
Rach, is Murray your DH? I'm desperately trying to catch up. I hope everything is OK, as I'm sure it will be.
BaileyPippin and Piper, thanks for welcome back. Hope I dont bring this thread down to new depths and get chucked off this site
Pasha, mmm...dildo cam...weird how you get used to it. You get so used to being pocked about... I get offended if a doc does nt ask me to take me knickers off now.
Just a quick update: I'm currently waiting for an appointment with an endo specialist to get an opinion as to whether my endo should be treated prior to our 4th fresh ivf. I'm a bit scared about my age and that I may need to lose an ovary which Dr Low told me is a big no no for ivf as neither function that well . The endo specialist is brill though, so, hopefully he can help me . I'm expecting an appointment in the next few weeks.
A big hello to all you other ladies. I will try to keep up.
Now what are those sex tips? I'm an old bird, but right naive.
just a quickie coz my teas ready!!!
Puss, we've got a date on Friday! It looks like johns going to gatecrash our party though! I think you should get dh to come to prepare himself for next weeks ordeal!!
Rach, Hope everythings gone well with Murray, will look out for your post later ((hugs))
catch up with the rest of you mad things later
love Piper x
hi pasha oh thats great news you starting soon...sounds like me and you are the chatterboxsand got short term memeory span although i have to say mine kiked in about week 10 and seems to be getting worse..in all the books and the info they give you at antenal apparantly thats the norm...might loose my balance soon ... so think it will be me and you at the end of the table....um nice funky disco ball.....sure i got a lava lamp somewhere you could have...i was dreading more than anything the needles...ive fainted in the past just for a blood test and since then hate them...but to be honest the less i thought about it and sat looking at it the better iwas...i also could only do it in one leg...used to numb it with a bag of peas then grab and pull the skin up...to be honest its good you start with suprefract cos to be honest that doesnt really sting...you get a bit of stinging when you go on to the menopur or well at least i did..but ididnt have any bruising....well i also have accupucnture but to be honest them needles are not he same..anyway im a great beleiver in the accupuncture sure you gathered that...have you tried it before to help you concieve naturally??anyway its worth reading up on whether you think it might be good for you...
rach..let us know how murray recouperating...you sounded a bit not sure how things gone so let us know...
hi sunflower....gald you ok hun on your two week wait you sound like you keepin it together...i didnt communicate or talk about it in my two week wait with anyone and i didnt post on the board till i was 7 weeks...so i know sometimes its nice to carry on all normal..without talking ivf all the time...just wanted to let you know were here and thinking of you and obviously hoping for a good result for you both...hope work goes ok tomorrow..
puss and piper you little chatterboxs disturbing the deadly silence of the waiting room...xxx
clure hope its a good night for you at work...
hi deb bee you know i got brain like a sieve since freddo joined me so refresh me when you start your treatment again..is it similar time to pasha..??
night all...been tryin to sort out my 4 d scan and a uterine scan....getting a date going to birmingahm for them ...they sound like the best and cheapest place....got midwife tomorrow sohope my glugose is better...had bad cramps in my lower abdomen all day so aprt from the usaul couple mile walk with the dogs been in resting...i had plans for a busy day but all that got put to one side..im alright just taking it easy...been worried that the reflexology was not such a good thing .....as for the diy....well no not doing a nursery...not yet far too rsiky would be unlucky i think...not we just got lots to finish marks idea of DIY .....is DONT INVOLVE YOURSELF.....i am big into house renovation and gardening....did up a house for 3 years...well infact done two complete full monty renovations...my true love is gardening as well though...although only got a small area here but its hard as well having a dog kennel not very pretty......so can not wait for my other house to sell then can serioulsy start looking for my next big project....got to find the right location location first....anyway going to see when freddo turns up how ifeel about life and what direction want my career and then plan....although all being well with freddo and he arrives safe and sound...(cos still find it hard to believe im pregant and its going to materialise and not counting my chickens cos its still early and not viable yet till over 25 weeks)and as soon as i stop breast feeding at six months think ill be trying again..although might have a few months trying naturally with accupucntrure...not even got one yet and im plannning the next!! its that big clock ticking......tick tock biological clock...
see i reckon if pasha our clure an me were chatting we would of said all that in two minutes but cos im writing it looks a lot...thats my excuse and im sticking to it...
ps hi becca you just posted but well i was looking at the barcelona girls and what they have done there and in spain they do a dopler scan of the uterus before treatment..to check its depth etc its a bit more indepth thatn that but i found it amazing stuff and they dont do it over here or even mention it ...wondered if this could help with the endo?worth a mention xx
Rach, glad to hear Murray is doing ok. Sounds like you could do with a kip.
Baileypippin, thanks for your message. I had a dopplor scan earlier this yr in Nottingham. They confirmed both ovaries are stuck with adhesions and I have an endo cyst on each. My uterus is ok though but I have poor blood flow to it. The prob with my endo, is getting it treated without removing either ovary which is why I've insisted my GP refer me to a proper endo specialist.
well I'm up cos this pain in my lower abdomen is not going away and now im really worried being lookingg on internet trying to diagnose myself...text midwife...was contemplating going to hospital but thought i would wait now till 8.30 before midwife switches phone on...worried as you can imagine...i not been well really since last week but now the pain here and it not gone away since 4 am yesterday morning....you pray its something and nothing you know the ligaments stretching and mini contractions or maybe its my fiborids but gonna get this sorted this morning...paranoid i see blood again once you seen it in pregnancy it never leaves you.....you probably thinking what im doing here typing but im trying to pass the time and take my mind of things..mark wanted to take me to a and e but ill only sit there on a uncomfortable plastic chair and before you know it will be 8.30 so waiting for midwife...oh im sick with worry...praying it nothing so fingers and everything else crossed....
love baileypips xx
rach glad murray ok...must be ok if he whinging...
becca ...oh at least you had the dopler test ..yes i dont blame you for insisting to see an endo specilaist...have you been recommmended one and are you going to wait nhs or go private?
hope your ok baby...really worried about you. i know what you been thru .hang on in there girl, if it gets worse get to a/e, plaggy chair or not,insist they move you to womens hospital.
dont even contemplate bloody diy ,after this . i hope your not by yourself this morning.will leave my phone on if you want owt call me.hopefully you"ll be fine.
crossing everything for you and the freddo.
much love claire xxx
Juliet - Its half 8 on my watch get that midwife wrung!!!!! and aren't they supposed to have one on call over night! if you get now joy from them ring the epau and get yourself up there. Lots of love to you and freddo hope evrything is fine and he's just having a growth spurt!
hi girls thanks for all your messages...well to cut a long story cos you know i can tell one...but midwife said got to go to the hospital cos they can check me over what with my fibroids and the pain she insisted i go...basically when i got there theymade me feel like i was a paranoid nutter with nothing wrong with me..honestly the nurse and the doctor so they checked my urine and the Doctor pressed my stomach...so why did i bother going..that was a waste of time...nurse didn't even want to take my blood pressure...they just ignored what i was saying and ...well felt really degraded stupid and belittled...you know when you got pain and i read all about stuff so i know whats right and whats not...anyway my midwife would of been more help at least she could tell me whats normal whats not ....she only sent me to have my cervix examined and fibroid and placenta scanned...and none of that..anyway oh midwife just rang she is so lovely talks so fast as well ..but she told me to go back if things don't improve...so girls bit drama ...makes me talk all serious and not rubbish...thanks again for your messages...if i have to go back gonna take my mum with me...had a good old cry anyway ...gonna try and sleep now turned the heating up to full pelt so you can not breathe or move...in the hope ill sleep...
hope you girls are all OK
catch up later love baileypippin xxx
phew juliet ,glad your ok.... nothing surprises me of that dump.you know its a good idea to take your mum with you,you also have to be just as snotty and rude as they are to get anything done. you know communication skills for general nurses are non existant, tho youd hope the ones that work in obstetrics would be better.
so no nice ,kind ,be a brave soldier juliet...scream rant and exude attitude.
think clure....and it will all come easy.!!
so basicly your no more reassured than you were this morning.cant believe they didnt scan you , or check you out.lazy gits. (grrrrr) get rach to do one of her famous complaints that will sort em. gives you great hope for having the baby there.actually i spent a day on labour suite as a student..and it was really good. i also i did a fortnight on one of the maternity wards and that was great too. so its better than a/e.
i hope youve managed to have a sleep...keep up with the paracetomol and if your no bettter go back, and keep on top of the midwife too!
were all with you girl 100%.
lots of love clairexxx
ps ..rach..hope murrays better...poor lads allowed to whinge he just had an op..cant you tell your a nurse!!!! hope you get him home today.love to you both x
Juliet, so glad your home safe and sound! although as clure says - they didn't do a great deal did they? Hope you're feeling better and that the pains gone? I know this shouldn't have to happen but is there anyone or anywhere you could go to privately, perhaps that way you could get peace of mind. They were telling me at care the other day of a dr from the nhs place in sheffield setting up in private practice... if you're interested i can ask when i'm there tomorrow morning!
Really hope you've got some sleep and are feeling better, though if not go back and take your mum and stand your ground until they check you over properly or even better take our Clure and Rach with you!!!!
Rach, hope you've brought the whinger home today and that everyhting's gone well.
love to everyone
hi piper think i do need to take clure and rach with me.....safety in numbers. yes that would be good if you could see who the private doctor is and find out for me is that who nurse rachel sees...ive seen dr anumba privatley at claremont and there is anotehr hospital in sheffield with another consultant there thats who does the 3 d scans ...i had my nuchal with anumba and the scan machines are better...i also looked on the site and all the girls go to birmningham cos the scan is half the price there £150 for the 4d...for future reference gilrs you go to .www.mums.me.uk they do all sorts there thought i might go and get the doppler scan which checks your placenta and uterus..my midwife thinks they should of checked that today...anyway whats £150 in the scale of things...only takes me an hour and half to get to birmingham but would be great..if you could ask them cos sheffield so much closer...
hope all is going ok for you ..how are you feeling on the menopur...looking forward to seeing dr zhao on monday and ill see you too..hopefully feeling much better by then hope your bloods ok tomorrow ..are you having a scan ass well both you and puss?
clure im glad you said you had work experince there cos it does put you off a bit...i know in the past dri not had good things happen in the baby unit but things over the past couple years have good results..you just feel really vulnerable cos you trust them with your life and your baby and you wantt them to help you...it makes you realise the nurses at care how nice they are...how diferent they are...plus i dont think the anxcioius icsi on my notes will help..the dog bite the bleed the fibroids the ivf...bet they think im dot cotton ...if i saw that happening to my friend or family and i was with them i would of had a word with them but when its happening to you and you dont feel right...i was just mush.....even if it is a common complaint and they get lots women in which the midwife said they do between 20 and 24 weeks...anyway gonna do as piper says just go privatley its not worth the upset...and even if it is nothing then money well spent..last shift tonight hun...
hey on a good note guess what came to day...yes orvilles record ...made me smile...better not be scratched..
rach ...are you nurse then to murray..hope he not got a little bell at the side of the bed...how is he feeling his he thinking its a success..
thanks girls...glad you all here your my true gurardian angels .........its great to talk...do you think id be a good advert for bt....
love baileypippin xxx
juliet i understand everything your saying about trusting the medics, and it shouldnt matter whether they get 2 concerned mums to be a day or 22.so what? they are there to provide a service ,this is what they are paid for.it makes me livid. you know i will come with you at anytime,day or nite.im not particularly big on patience tho, so you can be sure you would get seen if only to get rid of us.
i think its a flamin disgrace thatyour having to think about paying private to get results......grrrrrrrr. but i absolutely understand why. i agree that your consultant didnt do you any favours at all by puttin that commment on your notes.frankly id ask for it to be removed.he should record facts,not opinion.
yeah it does really make you appreciate the "care" we get at care. id love to work there. imagine how much job satisfaction you get from a job like that,knowing you helped people like us achieve their dream. beats keeping "offenders " at bay from the public!
hope you get aunty roses record player on and give orville a whirl!
good luck piper and puss for tommorow..hope your progressin well x
rach hope u got murray settled.
hi to pasha ,sunflower deb bee ,and becca. gotta get ready for work now.hope i havent missed anyone.