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Tristine's Triumph Entry Six

I went in today and got my blood drawn. They called me with the results. My HCG is fine but my progesterone is low.

Tristine's Triumph -- Entry Seven

I went into the doctor's office today to get another blood draw. I asked the tech if the tests would be rushed like last time since my nurse never mentioned it to me.

Tristine's Triumph -- Entry Eight

I got a call from the OB/GYN's office and they said I should come in tomorrow to meet with the doctor! Ahh....finally....a chance to get my questions answered.

Tristine's Triumph -- Entry Nine

The meeting with the doctor went rather well. I was really glad that my husband was with me to hear the doctor's answers. I think it helped him to understand my concerns better. But I was not completely satisfied with my doctor's answers.

Tristine's Triumph -- Entry Ten

I woke up this morning and took my shot, and all my other meds. Things were going ok until I went to the bathroom and noticed some spotting.

Tristine's Triumph -- Entry 11

Today was our first ultrasound. I was so thankful that my husband was with me. While I was sitting in the office, I tried to avoid seeing any of the pregnant bellies or the little babies.

Tristine's Triumph -- Entry 12

I officially passed one of the milestones. I made it passed the 7th week miscarriage (loss number 5.) Now I just have to get through the 8th week and the 20-week milestones and I will be able to breathe easier.

Tristine's Triumph -- Entry 13

What a crazy week this has been. I haven't had much time to think about our pregnancy with everything that has been going on. I guess that is a good thing though.

Tristine's Triumph -- Entry 14

Another milestone passed and only one more to go! Today I went in for my first physical exam and another ultrasound.

Tristine's Triumph -- Entry 15

Nothing much has changed around here. I am trying my best to get my house cleaned before my in-laws arrive this weekend. The countdown is on for the cerclage so I feel especially anxious to get my house in order beforehand.