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on an intrenal roller coaster?

m 36wks pregnant with my first baby. and today my blood pressure has gone from 108/50 to 144/57 and then dropped again in less then 1 hour...should I be worried? What could that mean?

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Asked by Anonymous at 4:54 PM on Aug. 20, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • do you know if you are pre eclamptic?

    Answer by kolbiesmommy at 4:57 PM on Aug. 20, 2009

  • my doctor said I wasn't the only thing is that my baby is breech..thats the only thing wrong in this pregnancy

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:58 PM on Aug. 20, 2009

  • hmm..well my dr didn't think I was pre eclamptic either until I went into labor and I almost ended up in cardiac arrest along with my daughter thankfully the nurse thought quick. but if ur baby is breech then I don't know if that could be the problem. have you spoken to ur dr about this today?

    Answer by kolbiesmommy at 5:02 PM on Aug. 20, 2009

  • yea I called him and he told me to elevate my feet and hips, and if it didn't go down I should could in...but it went went to 144/57 to 137/54 in less then 30 mins...and my figures are so swollen I can barely bend them....Ive been drinking toooooooooooooons of water, but its just my figures that a really swollen

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:06 PM on Aug. 20, 2009

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