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hellp syndrome

i had hellp syndrome with my first baby, he was born via emergency c section at 34 weeks.. he was fine (thank god) ... my blood pressure took about 3 months to normalize... so i am 30 weeks pregnant with my second child. i got really freaked out last night when i took my blood pressure and it was way higher than normal ( normally i am about 110/70... last nite it was 145/90!!) so i got out my what to expect when you are expecting and saw that hellp syndrome's side effects can be vomiting and itchiness... i have had both pretty bad.... today i a back at work but told them i am worried and shouldnt really get outta my chair, they have been very cool about it... taking my blood pressure all day today and it is fine .. about 120/80.... what do you think i should do?? just keep watching it or call the doc about the one high reading... idk! can hellp syndrome wax and wean like that or what?? any advise appreciated!

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Asked by AmaliaD at 1:00 PM on Mar. 3, 2009 in Health

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  • You pay your doctor to make sure you have as healthy a pregnancy as possible. If you need reassurance you should go bc stress can make your bp high too. good luck

    Answer by lah_arcana at 5:19 PM on Mar. 3, 2009

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