Filed under Complete Molar Pregnancy

Ruth (tetraploid)

I found out I was pregnant while I was home with my husband in August. We were not trying to become pregnant but were uncomfortable with very aggressive or hormonal methods of birth control. We were both concerned, and I had incredibly mixed feelings about it ( I took about five home tests to make … Continue reading


I found out I was miscarrying on February 22nd (8 weeks along). I was scheduled for a D&C on February 27th. That went fine. I sat around and took it easy for 4 days, and had hardly any bleeding. The following Sunday, however—OH MY GOD! I had done quite a bit of walking around and … Continue reading


My name is Avital. I had a complete molar pregnancy with a viable co-existing twin. I gave birth to a healthy baby girl on September 7, 2016. This is my story: Ever since my husband and I decided to have children, nothing came easy. We struggled for years before conceiving our first child—with the help … Continue reading

Lisa K.

My name is Lisa and my husband’s name is Brian. I am 25, and Brian is 29. We got married in June of 1997 and decided that we would wait to have kids after being married for 5 years. In October 2000 I was diagnosed with endometriosis and advised that if we wanted to have … Continue reading


We had a long and busy summer in 2013, filled with vacations and fun. My husband had finished his nursing school, and family time was upon us. In August we came back from our cruise, and I felt a little funny. I love to eat, and even with all the buffet menu of the ship … Continue reading