first cycle ttc after loss at 22 weeks

Discussion in 'TTC After A Loss' started by Phoenixrain, Jun 7, 2021.

  1. Phoenixrain

    Phoenixrain New Member

    Jun 7, 2021
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    Hi everyone
    I’m new here and this is my first cycle ttc after losing my baby boy at 22 weeks in March.
    I found out at my 20 week scan (which was delayed by 2 weeks due to covid) that he had passed away at 17 weeks and my body had carried on as normal for the next 5 weeks. It was a huge shock especially as id had a gender scan at 16 weeks where they had commented on what a strong heartbeat he had. The only clue I had that something may be wrong is that I hadn’t felt him move yet but I had been told I had an anterior placenta so thought it was due to that. I had medical management and gave birth to him 2 days later after an 8 hour labour. I found out at my postnatal review 8 weeks later that I had lost him due to my placenta being small and not implanting properly. It was the most heartbreaking thing I’ve ever been through.
    My pregnancy with him was unplanned (even though I was open to having more kids) but after my loss I realised how much I desperately want to be blessed again so decided to get straight back in the saddle after my first period (which took 9 weeks) and am now in the 2WW for this cycle.
    Just wanted to share my story and if anyone would like to chat or I can help anyone in any way please let me know x
  2. Jojo0802

    Jojo0802 Member

    May 20, 2021
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    Im so sorry to hear. :hugs:I wish you lots of baby dust going forward.
  3. Bevziibubble

    Bevziibubble Well-Known Member

    Aug 19, 2012
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    I'm so sorry for your loss :hugs:

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