Timeline

Procedures and Appointments

I know I am missing a bunch info from early tests, and some dates might have question marks.  I will eventually get the right dates up and keep it as accurate as possible.

1/14/09 – Jess – HSG (Neptune), Results – 2 Day terrible stomach ache, good results though!

1/26/09– Kenny – Semenalysis (CentraState Lab), Results – zilcho spermo

1/27/09 -Jess – Blood Tests Progesterone – Results – A-OK

2/2/09 – Kenny – Semenalysis Numero Dos (Centra State Lab), Results – Spermless 😥

2/6/09 – Jess & Kenny – IVF consultation – Results – A little faith and a lot of information

2/10/09– Kenny – Reproductive Urologist (Marlton, NJ), Left side has Varicocele, Male Infertility Blood Test Ordered

2/10/09– Kenny – LabCorp – Male Infertility Blood Test – Free/Total Testosterone, FSH, LH, Y Chromosone Deletion etc… – Results came back normal

2/23/09 – Jess – IVFNJ – Cycle Day 2 Ultrasound – Results – Everything looks good!

3/6/09– Kenny – IVFNJ (Somerset Office) – Semenalysis (#3, what the hell do they think is gonna be different!) – Results – to my surprise, we have SPERM.  While not normal, (quantity, motililty, or morphology) they did find a couple!

3/13/09 –  Reproductive Urologist – Semenalysis/Consult -Doc is on board to perform Percutaneous Biopsy of the Testis for sperm retrieval (minor surgical procedure to obtain sperm) WE ARE A GO FOR IVF ON JESS’ NEXT CYCLE! WOO HOO!!

3/19/09 – Jess IVFNJ – Cycle Day 2 Ultrasound (again) – Results – Same as last time, but now a go for and IVF Cycle!  Jess begins Birth Control today as well.

4/1/09 – Jess is done with birth control (menses 3-5days)

4/3/09– Kenny & Jess IVFNJ – IVF Cycle orientation (review of medications, how to administer them, bloodwork, another ultrasound, practice embryo transfer) – Doctor gave us a 70% chance of pregnancy if they find sperm from me.

4/5/09 – Begin Injections for Jess Menopur (1 vial and 1/2 cc diluent) and Follistim (375 Units).  Kenny begins 200mg doxycycline.

4/6/09-Injection for Jess – Menopur (1 vial and 1/2 cc diluent) and Follistim (375 Units) , Kenny  200mg Doxycycline

4/7/09– Jess IVFNJ blood test for  IVF cycle day 3, in the morning – Results – E2 level at 134 (continue with same amount of meds).  Injection for Jess – Menopur (1 vial and 1/2 cc diluent) and Follistim (375 Units) , Kenny 200 mg Doxycycline

4/8/09– Injection for Jess – Menopur (1 vial and 1/2 cc diluent) and Follistim (375 Units) , Kenny  200mg Doxycycline

4/9/09– Jess IVFNJ blood test for IVF cycle day 5, in the morning, ultrasound as well – Results – E2 level 336(continue same meds and start cetrotide tommorow) Injection for Jess – Menopur (1 vial and 1/2 cc diluent) and Follistim (375 Units) Jess begin pre-natal vitamins (CitraNatal), Kenny 200 mg Doxycycline

4/10/09– Injection for Jess – Menopur (1 vial and 1/2 cc diluent) and Follistim (375 Units), and Cetrotide (.25mg), Citranatal Vitamins, Kenny  200mg Doxycycline

4/11/09 – Jess IVFNJ blood test for IVF cycle day 7, in the morning, ultrasound as well – Results -6 measurable follicles, E2 level 634 (Medication increasefor Today, and Tommorow) Injection for Jess – Menopur (2vials and 1/2 cc of diluent) and Follistim (375 Units), and Cetrotide (.25mg), Citranatal Vitamins, Kenny Last Dose of 200mg Doxycycline

STIMULATION MEDS REFILLED TODAY

4/12/09 – Injection for Jess – Menopur (2vials and 1/2 cc of diluent) and Follistim (375 Units), and Cetrotide (.25mg), Citranatal Vitamins

4/13/09 – Jess IVFNJ blood test for IVF cycle day 9, in the morning, ultrasound as well – Results -9 measurable follicles, E2 level 1281 (continue same meds and ultrasound and blood tests everyday now) Injection for Jess – Menopur (2vials and 1/2 cc of diluent) and Follistim (375 Units), and Cetrotide (.25mg), Citranatal Vitamins

4/14/09 – Jess IVFNJ blood test for IVF cycle day 10, in the morning, ultrasound as well – Results -10 measurable follicles, E2 level 2332 (Medication decrease for tonight), Injection for Jess –  Menopur (1vial and 1/2cc of diluent) and Follistim (300Units), and Cetrotide (.25mg), Citranatal Vitamins

4/15/09 – Jess IVFNJ blood test for IVF cycle day 11, in the morning, ultrasound as well – Results -12 measurable follicles (possibly more will be mature upon retieval day), E2 level 2627 (No stimulation medicine today) Injection for Jess – HCG

4/16/09 – Kenny Reproductive Urologist 9am (Marlton) – PESA Procedure for sperm retrieval, No meds for Jess, Results – 1 Dead Sperm retrieved, Egg retrieval canceled 😥

4/17/09– Jess Egg Retreival 9am IVFNJ (Somerset)

4/20/09 – Jess checkup at IVFNJ for major bloating, and pain – Results – Jess has Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome.  Bed rest for 1 week, and no work. (We can’t catch a break!)

4/23/09 – Kenny new reproductive urologist (Hackensack) – Consultation, More Blood Tests, Scrotal Ultrasound was ordered for varicocele.

4/28/09 – Kenny radiology appointment for scrotal ultrasound

5/2/09– Kenny emergency consult with urologist in Hackensack, to discuss ultrasound results, and findings, also Tumor Marker Blood Tests

5/5/09 – Kenny radiology appointment for MRI with contrast of testicular mass – Results – Inconclusive

5/8/09 – Kenny reproductive urologist appointment (Hackensack) – discuss findings, examination, and order more tests (Scrotal MRI with contrast, CF blood test, Secondary Scrotal Ultrasound, Various Blood Tests)

5/13/09 – Kenny radiology appointment for MRI (Take 2) with contrast  – results – NO CANCER!!!! WOO HOO!!!!!

5/14/09 – Kenny – LabCorp – Cystic Fibrosis Panel – to check if I am a CF gene carrier. 

5/18/09 –Kenny – LabCorp – Blood Tests (CBC, Chem 7, Testosterone Free & Total, Albumin, Estradiol, FSH, LH) – Results – FSH a little high, but the rest came back normal.

5/23/09 – Kenny – reproductive urologist appointment(Hackensack) – discuss where to go from here, examination, and talk about surgery options for varicocele repair and testicle biopsies

6/3/09 – Kenny – Primary Physician – medical clearance for surgery (It’s a go!!)

6/18/09– Kenny- Surgery (Hackensack) – Left Side Varicocelectomy and Bilateral Testicular Biopsies for pathology – Results -currently a lot of pain (have to wait 4 months before any true results can be seen)  Biopsies came up negative for sperm (of course!) 😥

7/1/09 – Kenny -Post-Op Checkup(Hackensack) also some sort of microdeletion blood test (will update when results are in)

7/2/09 – 7/5/09 –Kenny and Jess Well deserved mini getaway to Sherman Lake NY (10 minutes north of Lake George).  I’m counting this as a procedure because we both needed to de-stress!!  It worked!!

7/6/09 – Kenny – return to Hackensackfor problems – Infection (causing incontinence), Out of work for another 2 Weeks 🙁

7/28/09 – Official Start Date Of Doctor Free Summer  (let’s see how long this lasts!)

10/7/09 – Kenny – IVFNJ (Somerset Office) – Semenalysis #4 – Results – Zilcho Spermo ARRRGGGGHHHH!!  😡

10/13/09– Kenny- reproductive urologist appointment (Hackensack) – (Find Out What’s Next!!)

10/19/09 – Kenny – begin medication – 50mg Clomid 2X Per week ( Followup Appt for blood work scheduled for 11/10/09) (Results of blood test for testosterone 417 ng/dl as compared to 364 ng/dl on 2/10/09)

11/10/09– (AKA our wedding anniversary) – Kenny – reproductive urologist appointment (Hackensack) – Follow Up (Results of blood test for testosterone 574 ng/dl continue same amount of clomid)

11/30/09 – Jess and Kenny – Infertility Counseling (Princeton, or Pennington, or Somewhere!!) – Kenny never made it there (yes i know, i am an idiot!)

12/7/09 – Jess and Kenny – Infertility Counseling (Pennington for sure) – canceled due to work conflict

12/14/09– Jess and Kenny – Infertility Counseling (Pennington) – I made it!!!!  Woo Hoo!!!! 

12/22/09 – Jess and Kenny – Infertility Counseling (Pennington) – canceled will be rescheduled

1/1/10 – Let a New/Better Year Begin!!!!!!!!

1/5/10–  Kenny- reproductive urologist appointment (Hackensack)

1/11/10  – Kenny IVFNJ (Somerset Office) – Semenalysis #5 – Lets see if this clomid is worth all the hype!! Apparently it is not!! Results = 0 again!!

1/13/10– Jess & Kenny – IVF consultation – blood work for both of us and discussion about upcoming cycle. We have to wait for Jess to get her menses.  She  is currently 1 week overdue.  Of course, nothing comes easy!!!!!

2/2/10 –Jess – IVFNJ – Cycle Day 2 Ultrasound – Results – Everything looks good! Start BCP’s today

2/9/10 – Donor Sperm Ordered.  We are now proud owners of Frozen Sperm.  We named it “Kurt”!

2/12/10 – Kenny & Jess IVFNJ – IVF Cycle orientation (review of medications, how to administer them, bloodwork, another ultrasound, surprise Sonohysterogram, and surprise practice transfer)

2/16/10– Jess last Birth Control pill (menses 3-5days) , Fertility meds delivered as well.

2/17/10 – Donor Sperm delivered to IVFNJ (Somerset Office) – Kurt made the perilous journey up the eastern seaboard safely!! 

2/19/10– Jess – IVFNJ – for start of cycle ultrasound and bloodwork (begin stimulation meds tomorrow)

2/20/10 – Begin Injections for Jess Menopur (2 vial and 1/2 cc diluent) and Follistim (300 Units). 

2/21/10 – Jess IVF cycle day 2, Injection – Menopur (2 vial and 1/2 cc diluent) and Follistim (300 Units) , Kenny begins 200mg doxycycline. 

2/22/10 – Jess IVFNJ blood test for  IVF cycle day 3, in the morning – Results –E2 Level 91 (continue same meds) – Injection – Menopur (2 vial and 1/2 cc diluent) and Follistim (300 Units) , Kenny 200mg doxycycline. 

2/23/10 –Jess IVF cycle day 4, Injection – Menopur (2 vial and 1/2 cc diluent) and Follistim (300 Units) , Kenny 200mg doxycycline

2/24/10– Jess IVFNJ blood test and ultrasound for cycle day 5 in the morning – Ultrasound Results – Endometrial Lining at 4.2, 2 measurable follicles on right side 10 and 9, 1 measurable on the left side 8.  Blood Test results – E2 Level 224 – Continue same meds tonight and tomorrow.  Add Cetrotide shot tomorrow.  Menopur (2 vial and 1/2 cc diluent) and Follistim (300 Units) , Kenny 200mg doxycycline

2/25/10– Jess (unscheduled) IVFNJ blood test and ultrasound for cycle day 6 in the afternoon (due to weather conditions) – Ultrasound Results  – Same measurable follicles as yesterday, with the addition of a bunch of smaller ones.  Blood Test results – (will get them tommorow)  Continue same meds as directed with the addition of the Cetrotide shot. Menopur (2 vial and 1/2 cc diluent), Follistim (300 Units), and Cetrotide (.25mg), Kenny 200mg doxycycline

STIMULATION MEDS REFILLED TODAY

2/26/10 – Jess IVF cycle day 7, Blood test results from yesterday were E2 level 278.  Increase Follistim to 375.  Injection – Menopur (2 vial and 1/2 cc diluent), Follistim (375 Units), and Cetrotide (.25mg) , Kenny 200mg doxycycline

2/27/10 –Jess IVF cycle day 8,   Injection – Menopur (2 vial and 1/2 cc diluent),  Follistim (375 Units) and Cetrotide (.25mg), Kenny 200mg doxycycline

STIMULATION MEDS (FOLLISTIM AND MENOPUR) PICKED UP AT MANDELLS PHARMACY SOMERSET.  CETROTIDE REFILL IS STILL AWAITING INUSRANCE APPROVAL

2/28/10– Jess IVFNJ blood test and ultrasound for cycle day 9 in the morning – Ultrasound Results – Endometrial Lining at 11, She had 5 measurable follicles on the left all between 9 – 14, and 6 measurable follicles on the right all between 10 – 14.  This brings us to a total of 11 measurable.  Blood Test results – E2 Level 1281 – Continue same meds tonight and tomorrow.   Menopur (2 vial and 1/2 cc diluent), Follistim (375 Units), and Cetrotide (.25mg)

3/1/10 –Jess IVF cycle day 10,   Injection – Menopur (2 vial and 1/2 cc diluent),  Follistim (375 Units) and Cetrotide (.25mg)

3/2/10 – Jess IVFNJ blood test and ultrasound for cycle day11 in the morning – Ultrasound Results –  She had 5 measurable follicles on the left, and 6 measurable follicles on the right, all between 13 – 15.  This brings us to a total of 11 measurable.  Blood Test results – E2 Level 1958- Continue same meds tonight.   Menopur (2 vial and 1/2 cc diluent), Follistim (375 Units), and Cetrotide (.25mg)/

BEGIN ULTRASOUND AND BLOOD TEST EVERY DAY FOR JESS

3/3/10 – Jess IVFNJ blood test and ultrasound for cycle day 12 in the morning – Ultrasound Results – She had 8 measurable follicles on the right, and 6 on the left, all between 14 – 18. This brings us to a total of 14 measurable!! Blood Test results – E2 level – 2252.  Discontinue stimulation meds, and do the trigger shot tonight.  HCG injection at 10pm

3/4/10 – Kenny Reproductive Urologist 9am (Hackensack) – MTESE surgery for sperm retrieval, No medsfor Jess, Results  –  waiting for embryologist to call

3/5/10 – Jess IVFNJ (Somerset 10am) for Egg retrieval  – Results – 13 Eggies Retrieved! The Easter Bunny Has Landed!! Meds for Jess – Medrol, and Ciproflaxcin, Percocet.  Meds for Kenny – Percocet, Erythromycin

We will have fertilization results tommorow!!

3/6/10– NO DOCTOR APPOINTMENTS FOR ANYONE!!  Fertilization Results –  out of 13 Eggs retrieved, 10 were fertilized.  7 look good, and 3 are lagging a bit behind.  All were fertilized with Kenny’s sperm using ICSI.  Meds for Jess – Medrol, Ciproflaxcin, and IM shot of Progesterone in Ethyl Oleate.  Meds for Kenny – Erythromycin, Percocet

3/7/10– GROW EMBABIES, GROW!!!!!  Meds for Jess – Medrol, Ciproflaxcin, and IM shot of Progesterone in Ethyl Oleate.  Meds for Kenny – Erythromycin, Percocet

3/8/10– TRANSFER DAY WOO HOO!!  Two >8 cell embryos were transferred at approximately 1:20pm  Jess bedrest for 2 days/  Meds for Jess – Last doses of Medrol and Ciproflaxcin.  Diazepam for the transfer.  Begin Estrace 2 times daily.  Continue PIO IM shots.  Meds for Kenny – Percocet 

3/9/10 – Cycle day 18 (1 Day Post Transfer)  Jess’ Meds – Estrace 2 times daily, PIO IM injection.  Meds for Kenny – Percocet

3/10/10 – Cycle day 19 (2 Days Post Transfer)  Jess’ Meds – Estrace 2 times daily, PIO IM injection.  Meds for Kenny – Percocet

3/11/10 – Cycle day 20 (3 Days Post Transfer)  Jess’ Meds – Estrace 2 times daily, PIO IM injection.  Meds for Kenny – Ciproflaxcin 2 times daily for possible prostate infection

3/12/10 – Cycle day 21 (4 Days Post Transfer)  Jess’ Meds – Estrace 2 times daily, PIO IM injection.  Meds for Kenny – Ciproflaxcin 2 times daily for possible prostate infection

3/13/10 – Cycle day 22 (5 Days Post Transfer)  Jess’ Meds – Estrace 2 times daily, PIO IM injection.  Meds for Kenny – Ciproflaxcin 2 times daily for possible prostate infection

3/14/10 – Cycle day 23 (6 Days Post Transfer)  Jess’ Meds – Estrace 2 times daily, PIO IM injection.  Meds for Kenny – Ciproflaxcin 2 times daily for possible prostate infection

 3/15/10 – Cycle day 24 (7 Days Post Transfer)  Jess (IVFNJ) in the morning for blood test.  Jess’ Meds – Estrace 2 times daily, PIO IM injection.  Meds for Kenny – Ciproflaxcin 2 times daily for possible prostate infection

3/16/10 – Cycle day 25 (8 Days Post Transfer)  Jess’ Meds – Estrace 2 times daily, PIO IM injection.  Meds for Kenny – Ciproflaxcin 2 times daily for possible prostate infection

3/17/10 – Cycle day 26 (9 Days Post Transfer)  Jess’ Meds – Estrace 2 times daily, PIO IM injection.  Meds for Kenny – Ciproflaxcin 2 times daily for possible prostate infection

3/18/10 – Cycle day 27 (10 Days Post Transfer)   Jess’ Meds – Estrace 2 times daily, PIO IM injection.  Meds for Kenny – Flomax, and Ciproflaxcin 2 times daily for possible prostate infection,

3/19/10 – Cycle day 28 (11 Days Post Transfer) Jess (IVFNJ) in the morning for Beta bloodwork – Results – HCG – 31, Progesterone 17.  Jess’ Meds – DiscontinueEstrace 2 times daily, PIO IM injection. Meds for Kenny – Ciproflaxcin 2 times daily for possible prostate infection

WE ARE PREGNANT, WOO HOO!!

3/20/10 – Cycle day 29 (12 Days Post Transfer) Jess’ Meds –  PIO IM injection. Meds for Kenny – Ciproflaxcin 2 times daily for possible prostate infection

3/21/10 – Cycle day 30 (13 Days Post Transfer) Jess’ Meds – PIO IM injection. Meds for Kenny – Ciproflaxcin 2 times daily for possible prostate infection

3/22/10 – Cycle day 31 (14 Days Post Transfer) Jess (IVFNJ) in the morning for Beta bloodwork – Results – HCG – 63 Progesterone – 24 (HCG DOUBLED). Jess’ Meds – PIO IM injection. Meds for Kenny – Ciproflaxcin 2 times daily for possible prostate infection

3/23/10 – Cycle day 32 (15 Days Post Transfer) Jess’ Meds – PIO IM injection. Meds for Kenny – Ciproflaxcin 2 times daily for possible prostate infection

3/24/10 – Cycle day 33 (16 Days Post Transfer) Jess (IVFNJ) in the morning for Beta bloodwork – Results – HCG – 119 Progesterone – 22 (HCG DOUBLED AGAIN!).Jess’ Meds – PIO IM injection. Meds for Kenny – Ciproflaxcin 2 times daily for possible prostate infection

3/25/10 – Cycle day 34 (17 Days Post Transfer) Jess’ Meds – PIO IM injection. Meds for Kenny – Ciproflaxcin 2 times daily for possible prostate infection

3/26/10 – Cycle day 35 (18 Days Post Transfer)Jess (IVFNJ) in the morning for Beta bloodwork (AGAIN) – Results – HCG -359 Progesterone 24 (WE have graduated from betas, next step is ultrasound!!)  Jess’ Meds – PIO IM injection. Meds for Kenny – Ciproflaxcin 2 times daily for possible prostate infection

3/27/10 – Cycle day 36 (19 Days Post Transfer) Jess’ Meds – PIO IM injection. Meds for Kenny – Ciproflaxcin 2 times daily for possible prostate infection (last dose)

3/28/10 – Cycle day 37 (20 Days Post Transfer) Jess’ Meds – PIO IM injection.

3/29/10 – Cycle day 38 (21 Days Post Transfer) Jess’ Meds – PIO IM injection.

3/30/10 – Cycle day 39 (22 Days Post Transfer) Jess’ Meds – PIO IM injection.

3/31/10 – Cycle day 40 (23 Days Post Transfer) Jess’ Meds – PIO IM injection.

4/1/10 – Cycle day 41 (24 Days Post Transfer) Jess (IVFNJ) in the morning for the first ultrasound to check for the baby. Results – Clear gestaional Sac, YolkSac, and Fetal Pole.  No heartbeat detected (Doc said it was a bit early).  Gestational Sac measured at 8.7mm.  Jess’ Meds – PIO IM injection.

4/2/10 – Cycle day 42 (25 Days Post Transfer) Jess’ Meds – PIO IM injection.

4/3/10 – Cycle day 43 (26 Days Post Transfer) Jess’ Meds – PIO IM injection.

4/4/10 – Cycle day 44 (27 Days Post Transfer) Jess’ Meds – PIO IM injection.

4/5/10 – Cycle day 45 (28 Days Post Transfer) Jess’ Meds – PIO IM injection.

4/6/10 – Cycle day 46 (29 Days Post Transfer) Jess’ Meds – PIO IM injection.

(TOMMOROW IS THE BIG DAY!!!!)

4/7/10 – Cycle day 47 (30 Days Post Transfer) Jess (IVFNJ) in the morning for the second ultrasound to check for the baby’s heart. Results – Clear gestaional Sac, YolkSac, and Fetal Pole. Heartbeat was clearly visible. CRL measurement at 5.1mm. Jess’ Meds – PIO IM injection.

4/8/10 – Cycle day 48 (31 Days Post Transfer) Jess’ Meds – PIO IM injection.

4/9/10 – Cycle day 49 (32 Days Post Transfer) Jess’ Meds – PIO IM injection.

4/10/10 – Cycle day 50 (33Days Post Transfer) Jess’ Meds – PIO IM injection.

4/11/10 – Cycle day 51 (34 Days Post Transfer) Jess’ Meds – PIO IM injection.

4/12/10 – Cycle day 52 (35 Days Post Transfer) Jess’ Meds – PIO IM injection.

4/13/10 – Cycle day 53 (36 Days Post Transfer) Jess’ Meds – PIO IM injection.

4/14/10 – Cycle day 54 (37 Days Post Transfer) Jess (IVFNJ) in the morning for the third ultrasound to check on the baby. Results – Clear gestaional Sac, YolkSac, and Fetal Pole. Heartbeat was clearly visible. CRL measurement at 12.2mm. Jess’ Meds – PIO IM injection. 

We Have Been Discharged to the OB!!!!

4/15/10 – Cycle day 55 (38 Days Post Transfer) Jess’ Meds – PIO IM injection.

4/16/10 – Cycle day 56 (39 Days Post Transfer) Jess (IVFNJ) in the morning to check injection site reaction, as well as the fourth (unscheduled) ultrasound to check onthe baby.  CRL measurement at 14.7mm. DISCONTINUEPIO IM injection due to a possible allergic reaction. No Meds For Jess Today!!

4/17/10 – Cycle day 57 (40 Days Post Transfer) Jess’ Meds – 200mg Prometrium suppositories

4/19/10 – Cycle day 59(42 Days Post Transfer) Jess’ Meds – 200mg Prometrium suppositories

4/21/10 – Cycle day 61 (44 Days Post Transfer) Jess’ Meds – 200mg Prometrium suppositories

4/22/10 – Cycle day 62 (45 Days Post Transfer) Jess (1st OB appointment) – CRL measurement at 2.0cm, Heartbeat measured at 169bpm – No Meds for Jess today (OB advised to continue premetrium every other day until 12weeks)

4/23/10 – Cycle day 61 (46 Days Post Transfer/ 9 Weeks Old) Jess’ Meds – 200mg Prometrium suppositories

4/25/10 – (9 Weeks 2 Days) Jess’ Meds – 200mg Prometrium suppositories

4/27/10 – ( 9 Weeks 4 Days) Jess’ Meds – 200mg Prometrium suppositories

4/28/10 – (9 Weeks 5 Days) Jess sent to the ER in the morning for sever dehydration.  Diagnosed with Hyperemesis Gravidarum.  IV fluids were administered for dehydration as well as a shot of Reglan for nasuea.

4/29/10 – (9 Weeks 6 Days) Jess had a followup appointment at the OB for yesterdays debacle – IV home therapy ordered.  Jess’ Meds – Reglan, and 200mg Prometrium suppositories

5/1/10 – (10 Weeks 1 Day) Jess checkup at the OB for ultrasound, CRL length 3.0cm Heartbeat at 166bpm.  Home visit from nurse for beggining of at home therapy. Jess’ Meds -3000ml of Lactated Ringers Solution, .50ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump, and 200mg  Prometrium suppositories

5/2/10 – (10 Weeks 2 Days) Jess’ Meds -3000ml of Lactated Ringers Solution, .50ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump

5/3/10 – (10 Weeks 3 Days)Jess’ Meds -3000ml of Lactated Ringers Solution, .50ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump, and 200mg Prometrium suppositories

5/4/10 – (10 Weeks 4 Days)Jess’ Meds -3000ml of Lactated Ringers Solution, .50ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump

5/5/10 – (10 Weeks 5 Days)Jess’ Meds -3000ml of Lactated Ringers Solution, .50ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump, and 200mg Prometrium suppositories

5/6/10 – (10 Weeks 6 Days)  .50ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump

5/7/10 – (11 Weeks 0 Days)Jess OB appointment for checkup, Ultrasound to detect heartbeat.  Heartbeat at 166bpm. Jess’ Meds -.50ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump, and 200mg Prometrium suppositories

5/8/10 – (11 Weeks 1 Day)  Jess’ Meds -.50ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump

5/9/10 – (11 Weeks 2 Days)  Jess’ Meds -.50ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump, and 200mg Prometrium suppositories

5/10/10 – (11 Weeks 3 Days)Jess’ Meds -.50ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump

5/11/10 – (11 Weeks 4 Days)  Jess’ Meds -.50ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump, and 200mg Prometrium suppositories

5/12/10 – (11 Weeks 5 Days)Jess’ Meds -.50ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump

5/13/10 – (11 Weeks 6 Days)Jess Nuchal Translucency Screen in Long Branch and OB appointment for checkup, Ultrasound measured CRL at 4.78cm and Heartbeat at 167bpm. Jess’ Meds -.50ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump, and 200mg Prometriumsuppositories (begin weening of Zofran as per OB)

5/14/10 – (12 Weeks 0 Days)  Jess’ Meds -.42ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump, Discontinue Prometrium Suppositories

5/15/10 – (12 Weeks 1 Day)Jess’ Meds -.42ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump

5/16/10 – (12 Weeks 2 Days)Jess’ Meds -.42ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump

5/17/10 – (12 Weeks 3 Days)Jess’ Meds -.42ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump

5/18/10 – (12 Weeks 4 Days)Jess’ Meds -.42ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump

5/19/10 – (12 Weeks 5 Days)Jess’ Meds -.42ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump

5/20/10 – (12 Weeks 6Days)  Jess OB Appointment (Regular Monthly Visit)  Heartbeat heard, but no count.  1 more week off of work.  Jess’ Meds -.42ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump

5/21/10 – (13 Weeks 0 Days)Jess’ Meds -.42ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump

5/22/10 – (13 Weeks 1 Day)Jess’ Meds -.42ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump

5/23/10 – (12 Weeks 2 Days)Jess’ Meds -.42ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump

5/24/10 – (13 Weeks 3 Days)Jess’ Meds -.42ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump

5/25/10 – (13 Weeks 4 Days)Jess’ Meds -.42ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump

5/26/10 – (13 Weeks 5 Days)Jess’ Meds -.42ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump

5/27/10 – (13 Weeks 6 Days)Jess’ Meds -.42ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump

5/28/10 – (14 Weeks 0 Days) Jess OB Appointment for checkup on Hyperemesis Gravidarum.  Ultrasound done.  Heartbeat at 161bpm.  Jess’ Meds -.42ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump

5/29/10 – (14 Weeks 1 Day)Jess’ Meds -.42ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump

5/30/10 – (14 Weeks 2 Days)Jess’ Meds -.42ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump

5/31/10 – (14 Weeks 3 Days)Jess’ Meds -.42ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump

6/1/10 – (14 Weeks 4 Days)Jess’ Meds -.42ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump

6/2/10 – (14 Weeks 5 Days)Jess’ Meds -.42ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump

6/3/10 – (14 Weeks 6 Days)Jess OB appointment for checkup on Hyperemesis Gravidarum.  At least 1 more week out of work. 🙁 Heartbeat 155bpm. Jess’ Meds -.42ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump

6/4/10 – (15 Weeks 0Days)Jess’ Meds -.42ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump

6/5/10 – (15 Weeks 1 Day)Jess’ Meds -.42ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump

6/6/10 – (15 Weeks 2 Days)Jess’ Meds -.42ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump

6/7/10 – (15 Weeks 3 Days)Jess’ Meds -.42ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump

6/8/10 – (15 Weeks 4 Days)Jess’ Meds -.42ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump

6/9/10 – (15 Weeks 5 Days)Jess’ Meds -.42ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump

6/10/10 – (15 Weeks 6 Days)Jess’ Meds -.42ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump

6/11/10 – (16 Weeks 0 Days)Jess’ Meds -.42ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump

6/12/10 – (16 Weeks 1 Day)Jess’ Meds -.42ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump

6/12/10 – (16 Weeks 1 Days) Jess Ultrasound appointment for possible gender determination.  Results – It’s either a boy or a girl (I Hope!!) 😛 Jess’ Meds -.42ml/h of Zofran via microinfusion pump

6/13/10 – 7/1/10 I’m not going to bore you with two more weeks of Zofranpumps, declining medsand the like!!  So picture the last couple weeks continuingwith declining meds, and Jess finally startingto feel like a human being again!! 

7/1/10 (18 Weeks  6 Days) I know, I’m behind!!  I’ll have it up to date in the next few days (That actually took 2 weeks, oops! 😀 )

7/6/10 (19 Weeks 4 Days) Jess Ultrasound appoinment with specialist for Level 2 Morphology Scan.  100%  confirmation a Girl!!! Morphology scan was incomplete due to Choochies positioning.  Follow Up scan set for next week.  What was scanned, was good!!

7/14/10 (20 Weeks 5 Days) Jess Ultrasound (Round 2) appoinment with specialist for Level 2 Morphology Scan.  100%  confirmation a Girl!!! Small Calcification in one of the babies heart chambers, but otherwise everything looks good.  Possibility of a short cervix, waiting for report from doc.

7/19/10 (21 Weeks 3days)Jess Ultrasound (cervical measurement only) at the OB’s office with a tech.  Cervical measurements were innacurate, so I won’t even put them up.

7/21/10 (21 Weeks 5 Days) Jess OB checkup regarding ealrier cervix measurements, as well as pain.  Doc put jess out of work indefinitely, and on modified bed rest.

7/22/10 (21 Weeks 6 Days) Jess Ultrasound appointment for cervical measurement. Measurement came back at 2.58 (same as last ime). Doc wants another followup in a week, and concurred with OB’s work restriction, as well as bed rest.

7/29/10 (23 Weeks) Jess Ultrasound appointment for cervical measurement. Measurement came back at 2.7cm. Follow up in 2 weeks.  Afternoon appointment at OB to go over cervical measurment results

8/13/10 (25 Weeks) Jess ultrasound appointment for cervical measurement. Measurement came back at 2.69cm. Follow up in 3 weeks.

8/28/10 (27 Weeks 1 Day) Jess ultrasound at View A Miracle with family. 

9/1/10  (27 Weeks 5 Days) Jess Ultrasound appointment for cervical measurement. Measurement came back at 2.9cm. Super cervix measuring doc released Jess.  Cervical measurement has remained the same since the original shortening. WOO HOO!!

9/2/10 (27 Weeks 6 Days) Jess Labcorp appointment for 1 Hour Gestational Diabetes Test – Results – Bid Dumb Fail!!!

9/7/10 (28 Weeks 4 Days) Jess OB checkup (regular).  3 Hour Gestational Diabetes test ordered.  OB appointments scheduled for every 2 weeks now!

9/8/10 (28 Weeks 5 Days) Jess Ultrasound appointment at OB’s office for Choochie checkup as well as cervical measurement.  All reults came back normal. HB at 156, Estimated fetal weight at 2lbs 15oz.

9/9/10 (28 Weeks 6 Days) Jess Labcorp appointment for 3 hour Gestational Diabetes Test – Results – PASS!!!  🙂

9/14/10 (29 Weeks 5 Days) Jess (unscheduled) trip to hospital Labor and Delivery, as per doctors orders.  fFN test,  cardiotocograph monitoring, ultrasound and urine screen.  All tests came back normal.  Jess was discharged.

9/21/10 (30 Weeks 4 Days) Jess OB regular checkup, everything is looking good.  Discussion about C-section due to numerous herniated discs.  C-Section scheduled for 11/22/10

10/7/10 (32 Weeks 6 Days) Jess OB regular checkup, everything is looking good. Ultrasound scheduled for fetal growth scan due to IVF w/ICSI

10/18/10 (34 Weeks 3 Days) Jess OB for ultrasound (Growth Scan) – EFW – 5lb 13oz , FHR 135bpm.  Choochie lookin’ good, measuring about 1 week ahead of schedule!!

10/19/10 (34 Weeks 4 Days) Jess OB for regular checkup – Discussion of ultrasound results (no issues).  Another ultrasound scheduled for 2 weeks.  OB appts. every week now!!

10/25/10 (35 Weeks 6 Days) Jess OB for regular checkup (now weekly), everything looking good, Doc did a group b strep swab. Results –

11/2/10 (36 Weeks 4 Days)Jess OB appointment for ultrasound and regular (now weekly) checkup.  EFW 6lbs 10oz, Choochie is stil breech (Frank Breech) but looking great otherwise

11/10/10 (37 Weeks 5 Days) Jess OB for regular checkup (now weekly), everything looking good!!! 11 Days to go!!

11/15/10 (38 Weeks 3 Days) Jess OB for regular checkup (Last OB Appointment!!), everything looking good!!! 7 Days to go!!

11/20/10 (39 Weeks 1 Day) Jess to Centra State Hospital for pre-admission testing. 2 Days to go!!!!

11/22/10 (39 Weeks 3 Days)  Landyn Genevieve Born at 10:26am, 7lbs 0oz, 19 3/4″