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Experience:  Over 20 yrs of Family Practice
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Im really nervous

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Im really nervous
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Have you had the test yet?
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Not until 230
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
It'll be fine--just hold on for two hours
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
I think im going to have an anxiety attack
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Just calm down--I know that's easier said than done but you'll be fine and there's nothing to worry about
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Promise everything is going to be ok
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Promise
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
You know im going ti be angry at you if everythings not ok, right?
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Of course
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
My baby had a heart beat of 156.
http://s984.photobucket.com/user/hospiceaide21/media/image_zpscfddfb5a.jpg.html
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Good--so you can stop the worrying now?
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Yes!
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Told you everything was OK
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
I started crying
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Just let it flow and relax
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Im so excited
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
So do something celebratory tonight
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
The voice is on tonight. So no. Im sas that marty wasnt there
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Good new series on Monday nights--Sleepy Hollow. And there's a new series after the voice that looked interesting with David Spader
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
I kinda wish under the dome wasnt done. And i excited for chicago fire tomorrow. And law and order svu on wednesday
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Just relax and enjoy the night
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Thank you so mych for not abandoning me these past few weeks, even though i was slightly crazy
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
How about Eliza for a girl
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Sorry--no--not on my list
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Then what is on your list
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Heather, Lauren, Alexis
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Yuk! Anyways i am so happy
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
So what do we need to talk about now?
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Im kinda freaking out. Lab is doing an antibody id on my blood and they called and asked me a million questions
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
I need more information on that
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Well im O with neg Rh and positive antibody screen. So they sent my sample for an antibody screen. The lab asked me all sorts of question like if ive ever had a transfusion, if ive ever had a rhogam shot, what meds ive taken, ect ect
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
OK--I didn't think it would be too long until something else cropped up to worry you. You may have some unusual antibodies but that won't affect your baby in the least
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Promise
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Promise
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
What if its nit ok
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
I don't understand the question
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
What if my bloods all screwy and it affects my baby
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Unusual antibodies are only a problem sometimes with either donating blood or in getting blood transfusions. Please stop with the what if's
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
I have no problems donating blood
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
http://www.babycenter.com/0_blood-test-for-rh-status-and-antibody-screen_1480.bc

This article says if i have positive antibidies then there will be problems with the baby

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Promise me everythinga going to be ok
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Seriously--you shouldn't research things like that article if you are going to pick out very small parts of it and obsess on those. There's no chance that any antibodies you have are going to harm your baby
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Promise?
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Promise
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
I have the anti d antibody b. is this because i got rhogam?
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
yes
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
So im not going to be worried anymore
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
You shouldn't be, no
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
My mom says when i have this kid i should go back to school
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Might be a good idea but we're starting to chat again
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Anything you wantvto know
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Not really--have you at least quelled the worry wart demon for now?
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
I certainly hope so
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
OK--time to close the page then and let me know if and when something else comes up. Enjoy the freedom of peace of mind
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Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Jbmd says my chrohns is mild if it didnt show up on biopsies
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
I shouldnt have watched law & order svu im having flashbacks
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Sorry--just got back on
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Why are you never online at night
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Still very tired at night--just relaxing, eating and going to bed
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
I think i have a fissure. What do i do for it
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Some cortisone cream and Sitz baths and time
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
It really stinkin hurts
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Don't start chatting--that's all you can do for it for now
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
I had flashbacks last night
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
You told me. As in bad dreams?
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Yes. And just images in my head.
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
So what was the TV show about?
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
It was law '& order svu.
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
You told me that but what about the episode gave you the flashbacks?
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
The criminal tied people up and did yucky stuff to them. My brother did that to me once. And inhave a scar from the rope
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.

So why do you watch shows like that? And why didn;'t you shut it off the minute you found out what it was about?

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Cuz i like the show and it was a new season and i thought id be ok. You cant be mad at me for this
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Not mad but you forced yourself to watch the whole episode?
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Yes. I should have been fine
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
I don't suppose that's the only time you've seen a TV show with that particular theme?
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Usually this shows not that bad
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Well, guess you'll just have to endure the flashbacks for now if they continue
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Nothing else i can do
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Not really short of talking to your therapist
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
This sucks. Im so dumb
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Chatting again
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
I have a question. It constantly feels like i have to pass stool but i cant
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Do you pass any gas?
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Yes. Is it possible it could just be swollen so stool cant get out. My stool isnt hard its soft so its not constipation. I can push for half hour and only get a tiny amount out
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Not that swollen. More likely just some colon spasms that make it feel like you need to have a bowel movement
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
I used a suppository lastnight. When u push to have a bm it feels like it closes up on the inside
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Not sure what you mean by that
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
I think somethings not right
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
That didn't help me
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
When i was putting in the suppository i push like i was going to have a bm it closed around my finger
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Probably you're having anal sphincter spasms from the fissure
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
I feel disgusting
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
That's wasting space
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Do i tell my gi dr?
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Of course
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
What will he do
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Oh come on--just let him take a look at you
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
You know how panicked i get even judt thinking aboutcpeople touching me down there
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Then don't call him and just ride this out
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
What would you tell me to do if i was your patient
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Ride it out
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
So i dont have to have anyone look at me or touch me down there
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
I think it will pass
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Im sorry if im a pain in thr butt. Im not trying to be. I just keep having all sorts of issues
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
That's OK
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Will i ever be ok with people touching/looking at me down there
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Eventually I think so
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
I think thats whatwent wrong with martys and my relationship
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Oh I think it's a lot more than than and mostly on Marty's part
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
How can you be with someone who wont let you touch them
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Then you leave them--you don't do all the nasty and hateful things Marty did
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
If i would just let him do them he wouldnt have had to force himself on me to do them
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
I'm talking about Marty the person and your relationship with him was unhealthy all the time--not talking just about the sex part
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Im just saying
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
And we're chatting again
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Would exposure therapy help. Just let people touch me and ill get over it?
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
No--you need the kind of therapy I've already told you about
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
What do you think would happen if i tried exposure therapy
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
It wouldn't work for you--you need to deal with all the anger and hurt and resentment of the past
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Why not! I could let marty try
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
It won't work and it would hurt you more--trust me. And hands off Marty until he straightens himself out
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
I hate that i cant let peope touch me. Iget so mad at myself. I hate myself for this. Why cant i just be like normal people? Why do i have to be such a freak? I think im pathetic. Im pregnant fot christ sake how am i going to let a dr deliver my baby. I really need you i am freaking out
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 6 months ago.
Sorry--had to be off. Hopefully you can throw yourself completely into therapy and get further along. Listen--let's leave this page since it's so long
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