Born with Gastroschisis will I have problems during pregnancy
I was born in 1987 with Gastroschisis and I have been thinking about having children but my doctor and mother said that it would be complicated and I would always be in hospital and they would probably have be born by caesarian and it could kill me. This has really worried me so I wanted to know if anyone else was born with Gastroschisis and had a baby? Or if anyone knows what problems I could have.
I also have a very large scar which goes from belly button area to a few inches below chest. I gain a little weight and i got terrible stretch marks that went red and soar. The doctor said it was because of my scar. This also worries me because my tummy would get a lot bigger if i was pregnant.
I was also born with gastroschisis in 1984 and I also have a very large scar. My doctor told me that there wasn't any reason why I couldn't get pregnant and that everything should be okay. But that was really the case!!! I guess every case is different but for me it took me 5 years to get pregnant after my husband and I got married and I ended up being pregnant in my right tube, due to scar tissue from my gastroschisis surgery. Then this past year I found out that I was pregnant again and I made it to 11 week and had to have a d and c and I have been trying to get pregnant ever since. I am not going to give up! And as long as you have a great doctor and you want a child I wouldn't give up either. I have the same problem with my scar hurting me and the stretch marks! But I went from 141 lbs to over 225, but I am loosing weight! I have had a few other problems with my bowels and things but I consider myself lucky to be here! If you have any other questions please feel free to ask!
I was born with gastroschisis and I am 11 weeks pregnant. My ob told me I should be able to delivery naturally. I have a large scar about 4-5 inches long and get pain sometimes and stretch marks if I gain even a little weight. I would talk to your gynecologist chances are you'll be fine to have children.Good luck!
I was born with gastroschisis in 1980 and I also have a large scar that was always called my zipper lol. I have had 4 kids naturally and am pregnant with my 5th so far no problems. Hope everything works out for you.
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