I have a bunch of symptoms with no diagnosis and my Dr. keeps testing and sending me to other Dr.s but I don't understand what we're looking for? I'm not even sure that she knows!
I have just a little low iron
I have just a little high bp
I have just a little protein in my urine
I put on 20lbs. in two months (month 4 and 5 with no other weight gain)
I have no obvious swelling or h2o retention
I have temporary peripheral vision loss (maybe a few days, on rt. side)
I have been leaking fluid (been tested, not infection not amniotic)
I am 26 weeks pregnant, fourth pregnancy, only one birth 2 yr. old son.
I am now going for bp/urine checks at my Dr. and I have an MRI and neurologist appt. this week. What are even the possibilites of what's going on here. I thought PE, but very mild except not commonly diagnosed in subsequent pregs? Also, what's with Neurologist? I thought vision issues were normal with PE. I just don't understand and my family is starting to treat me like a hypochondriac because I'm worried that anything and everything could be something, and I just keep finding out nothing...? Good news though, glucose test came back negative (first test I've gotten good results on in three visits).
Any ideas are helpful
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