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31 Mar 2007

no heartbeat
i went for a check up approx 8/9 weeks pregnant and they said that they cannot find a heartbeat and they want to do an op on me to clean me out. My hcg level on 26 feb was 26337 and i am going for another blood quantitive on monday 2 april to see what the level is to see of it is progressing. My gynae feels my baby is no longer alive, but i cannot go ahead with the op because I don't feel it is dead, I would rather my body naturally start a misscarraige then me decide to abort, I would always wonder. I was reading some other chat sites and there was a person who said up to 12 weeks they could find a heartbeat and her child is now born and is perfectly healthy. I still get queasy, and dizzy and cannot eat meat or coffee and am tired alot.

Do you have any advice for me, this waiting is quite stressfull.
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GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

If you are not comfortable, then wait. See what the hcg result is on Monday.

Best wishes
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