Measuring large, extra fluid, now weekly appts (twins)
Quick update here:
I have extra amniotic fluid but doctors can't see the reason why, both twins seem very healthy, no GD or anything. If birth defects, they can't tell till they are born but they are leaning towards just a "fluke". Both babies are already measuring near 3 lbs. each. So with the extra fluid and their weight, it's become very difficult. I barely sleep, taking Zantac, have digestive issues, leg pains, back pains...did I mention I barely sleep? Today my Obgyn said I am measuring 39 weeks and that's just at 28.5 weeks. Oh boy! She wants me to get to 38 weeks too.
Did I mention that I am petite, only 4' 10"? I shock people when they think I am due any day now, haha. Doctors keep telling me not to worry, that I'll "stretch". Gee....thanks. :)
I'm now on weekly appts, one week at the Obgyn, the other week at the specialists. My Stepdad's been a saint driving me because my belly hits the steering wheel and I never feel well enough to drive. Luckily my MIL is coming back here end of August to help with my boys, then I will rest as much as possible, sleeping daytime if I have to since night's become such a pain.
Don't get me wrong, I'm thrilled about these babies, blessed about making it this far, especially making it to the milestones.