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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can i help you
User :   hi,
User :   I just tested positive this morning
Doctor :   Positive for?
User :   i had blighted ovum last time and miscarriage before that
User :   postive for pregnancy..
Doctor :   oh good.
User :   is there any risk this time..
User :   blighted ovum was in Dec 06
Doctor :   Mis carriage was at what term of Pregnancy..
User :   1st term
Doctor :   Due to what did the doctor mention.
User :   nope...
Doctor :   Was it spontaneous..
User :   btw i am b-ve blood group
User :   yes..
Doctor :   or induced due to some strain
Doctor :   Ok..
User :   not really..except that i was working then..
Doctor :   Have yuo had any pregnancies before which have lasted term.
User :   yes ..i have a six year old son
Doctor :   What is his blood group.
User :   b +ve
Doctor :   And did you take any Injections tehen soon after the delivery..
User :   yes...
Doctor :   Immediately before that or some time within 72 hours..
Doctor :   What was it
User :   within 72 hours..
Doctor :   Ok..
Doctor :   Anti D injection.. was it..
User :   don't remember the name but i understand it was for the next pregnancey
User :   yes anti D
Doctor :   Ok..
Doctor :   Then you should not have any trouble this time..
Doctor :   it should be just fine.
User :   good to know that..
User :   any precautions to be taken this time..
Doctor :   Please fill this form I send, While I type the necessary information, and do Inform me when done.
User :   i am 38 yrs old....
Doctor :   None in particular but you can just keep a
Doctor :   A look out for the Hypertension and the raised blood sugars..
Doctor :   They will be common and if you have a regular follow up it should be fine.
User :   the last time i had blighted ovum i was taking injeections every 4th day..
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   What injections was it..
User :   agin fo..rgot the name.. should i check them
User :   considering my age what are the risks..
Doctor :   It will help me better to tell you what o expect now..
Doctor :   Once that i have mentioned in the above lines.
Doctor :   BP & Diabetes.. most common..Neural Tube defects..
User :   any risks for the foetus..
Doctor :   All have a significant impact on the Fetus..
User :   i get it..
User :   my fear is auticism etc..
Doctor :   So just keep a look out through the regular follow up it can be minimized..
User :   i get it
Doctor :   Autism is what you mean//
User :   autistic baby..
Doctor :   Down's is more common in pregnancy at your age..
Doctor :   If you If you wish, we can fix up your appointment with a doctor in your area.
User :   now what is that.. i guess we have test for that in the fifth month
Doctor :   Down's is the poor development of the Brain and its functional aspect of the child.. its seen subsequently in through the scans.
Doctor :   please tell if they are correct. and if you require the Appointment form us.
User :   o.k. i see
User :   the contact details are correct but who is the obg?
User :   i would prefer a lady one, and then a senior person
Doctor :   One of our doctors will get back to you soon with all the relevant details and you can take the healthiest decision
User :   fine thanks a tonne
Doctor :   Sure that will be taken in to account..
Doctor :   Bye for now.
User :   bye
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