Blood Thinners……

Following the 20 weeks scan I had a meeting with a consultant to talk about blood issues. She decided that because of my suspected DVT in Brazil and my mums DVT when on the pill that I am at a generally higher risk of a blood clot during or just after pregnancy. As a result of this she decided that i should have daily self administered injections of heparin to thin my blood.

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