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    Hi everyone,

    Congrats to all the BFPS recently. I have a bit of reading to do as I have been staying away from Forums and Dr Google!
    I've been MIA as our lead up to CPT (3rd trip) was stressful due to lining issues.. we were due to travel over in April and June with both trips cancelled within hours of departure due to lining issues I was having. Eventually we travelled over in July for 6 days, we had our 12 embryos PGD before arrival and only 3 were viable. This time around we chose to transfer 1 embie and we finally fell pregnant. Currently 14 weeks and still can't believe it!! We haven't told friends as yet as we are still nervous nellies.... For the first 6 weeks I was having weekly blood tests ( going to different doctors!!) and now having scans every couple of weeks for reassurance.

    For those that are heading over to CPT in the coming months good luck..for those that are having to return again, one thing I did before going back was to get my immune system checked out and I have been consulting with Prof Matthias in Sydney who has been fantastic. I believe his protocol got us our positive pregnancy. I am still on some of the immune medication and will be retested in a couple of weeks.

    Laned I bought extra Gestone in CPT, I had read on one of the earlier forums to do this as its cheaper in CPT. I also had to supplement Gestone with extra progesterone pessaries from week 7 when I had a little bleed.

    For those of you heading to CPT in the coming weeks/ months all the very best. You will love CPT! We are so looking forward to returning to CPT one day soon.

    M x

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    Quote Originally Posted by Makeba View Post
    Hi everyone,

    Congrats to all the BFPS recently. I have a bit of reading to do as I have been staying away from Forums and Dr Google!
    I've been MIA as our lead up to CPT (3rd trip) was stressful due to lining issues.. we were due to travel over in April and June with both trips cancelled within hours of departure due to lining issues I was having. Eventually we travelled over in July for 6 days, we had our 12 embryos PGD before arrival and only 3 were viable. This time around we chose to transfer 1 embie and we finally fell pregnant. Currently 14 weeks and still can't believe it!! We haven't told friends as yet as we are still nervous nellies.... For the first 6 weeks I was having weekly blood tests ( going to different doctors!!) and now having scans every couple of weeks for reassurance.

    For those that are heading over to CPT in the coming months good luck..for those that are having to return again, one thing I did before going back was to get my immune system checked out and I have been consulting with Prof Matthias in Sydney who has been fantastic. I believe his protocol got us our positive pregnancy. I am still on some of the immune medication and will be retested in a couple of weeks.

    Laned I bought extra Gestone in CPT, I had read on one of the earlier forums to do this as its cheaper in CPT. I also had to supplement Gestone with extra progesterone pessaries from week 7 when I had a little bleed.

    For those of you heading to CPT in the coming weeks/ months all the very best. You will love CPT! We are so looking forward to returning to CPT one day soon.

    M x
    Oh Makeba! I wondered how you were going! Congratulations!!

    Sent from my GT-P5110 using The Bub Hub mobile app

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    Just a Thot, @seahorse can't you get some of the ladies leaving for CPT from your neck of the woods to get it for you and then post to you on their return? Or would it be too late?

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    Wow!! Makeba, huge congratulations!! Roll on BFP. This is so exciting!

    Seahorse- I think I have some left over gestone. I'll let you know tomorrow how much I've got but may not be 17. It should make a difference though, I hope.

    Thembs

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    Oh Makeba - you have made my day and my eyes water Thank you so much for letting us all know and congratulations Hun. You are so very deserving. Your bubba has one bloody strong mumma. Bugger, I can't insert emoticons on the iPhone app.

    Thank you all for advise re gestone. Xx

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    Hi Makeba, a huge congratulations to you Now it's time to relax and enjoy your pregnancy

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    Congratulations seashore and makeba, what fantastic news

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    Seahorse and Makeba: Many congratulations on your news. So pleased for you both.

    KLM and Jiks: fingers crossed for you both!

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    Makeba - fantastic
    We kept it quiet for at least 20 weeks I well understand how you feel - I'm totally fat but still can't believe it

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    Congrats Makeba! Sounds like you have been through such a stressful time. So happy for you to finally get there. Such positive news on this forum lately!!


 

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