Friday, March 26, 2010

I was wrong. I made it to 10:30 before the bad news hit. I spoke with my doctor concerning where we are. At this point, we aren't growing and she's too small for even the hospital to consider trying to save. My platelets have dropped, although not to a dangerous level yet. However, at the rate of progression, I don't have too many more days. Being that's the case, there's not much else for us to do. I was told even if a miracle happened and I made it to 29 weeks, the rate of growth would restrict her and she would be so far behind mentally that she may not have much quality of life.

All I know at this point, is my heart really hurts. We're trying to be strong and just be thankful that I caught this when I did. Otherwise, I may have put myself at serious risk. Of course, that doesn't make this any easier, but we'll take what we can get I guess.

18 comments:

belle said...

my heart is heavy with you today. i'm praying for your miracle. wish i could hug you. i'm so sorry you are going through this.

The Ramirez Family said...

My heart is aching for you right now. I am praying that things can turn a corner and she can keep cooking for awhile. Try to stay strong! This is the hardest thing you will go through, but we are all here for you.

(((HUGS)))

Darcy said...

I am so very very sorry. I am praying for a miracle.

magdalina said...

I'm praying for a miracle.

Soko's Journey to Parenthood said...

I am in tears but going to say LOTS of prayers for you and little Josie. I don't understand why this happens and I pray a miracle will come your way. REST REST REST!

Amanda said...

I don't know what to say Kerry. It must be a rollercoaster of emotions and I am so sorry you have to experience it. I think of you, Shannon, and baby every day.

*Laura Angel said...

I am soo sorry Kerry! I am thinking of you. If you ever need ANYTHING...I lost my daughter to PE& HELLP...its never easy. I was 31 weeks :( I pray for you every day!

Carrie said...

Oh... I'm so very sorry, Kerry! Please know that you are in wonderful hands and everyone is praying for you. If you want or need anything at all, please call and we'll be there. Otherwise, I'll just hold off on visiting and let you have some personal time with your family. Please try and be strong.

Marie W said...

My heart is breaking for you right now. Praying and sending hugs.

Maria said...

I wish there were words of comfort for you Kerry. Lean on Shannon and your family for support, they are there no matter what, and so I am I if you need anything.
I am still praying. God knows more than any Dr, He is still in control. No matter what happens He will always be there to hold you.

Janet said...

My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Know this is a difficult time for all of you.

kappesklan said...

You all are in our prayers!!!

Monkey Meanderings said...

My heart is breaking for you Kerry Ann. May God wrap you in his grace. Love you.

Aspen said...

My thoughts and prayers are with you now. Be strong and try to keep calm for baby! Miracles can and do happen :)

The Ramirez Family said...

I posted a blog asking for prayers for yo and your sweet baby. This was left there for you.

Karen said...
Praying here now!

Father, we bring Kerry to you right now. Lord, be with her and bring healing to her body. Cover and protect her and her precious baby girl. We give this situation over to you and trust you with their lives. Bring health and healing to both of them. Bring this baby into this world healthy and crying!

In Jesus Name,


Keeping them in my prayes, please keep us updated!

Blessings,
Karen

Maddie said...

I'm so sorry things aren't looking hopeful and hoping for a miracle.

Maddie x

Abri said...

I will continue to pray for a miracle... you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

Saffy said...

And I too will continue to hope and pray for you both. Oh honey, this is just beyond words. Sending you huge hugs >:D<

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