Dr. H(GI) 10-20-08 *Good news is my liver is working at almost 100% *Liver did not go into shock and fail because blockage was slow(over weeks or months) *Liver rerouted blood flow by creating tiny blood vessels around clots *Now on 3 week blood draws to measure Liver enzymes for the next 3-6 months *Will not know damage until after baby is born *Depending on damage, liver transplant is possible *Recommends C-Section and tubes tied...pregnancy could be fatal *Looking at a liver transplant in the future. Maybe 5 years or so.
Dr. A (OB) 10-21-08 *Baby's heartbeat is 140 *He is getting enough oxygen and has enough room *Referral back to High Risk *Will wait to see what specialist says *Agrees with C-Section and tubes tied. (its sinking in) *Will talk with other Drs. and have plan by friday *Blood thinners are daily injections called LOVENOX
Dr. M (High Risk) *Baby looks great *Measuring 27 weeks instead of 25 *Hoping to put off delivery till 35 weeks *Referral to Hematologist *Talked to Dr H. He wants a shunt in, says its is genetic and I need blood thinners *Now on monthly visits *No exercise or straining of any sort, but not confined to bed