Anyone else have PKD and Factor 5 Leiden?

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Vasta21

Anyone else have PKD and Factor 5 Leiden?

Postby Vasta21 » Sun May 11, 2014 9:33 am

Hello there!
I was diagnosed with PKD last Fall (age 21). I have known for a long time that I am heterozygous for factor 5 leiden; a blood-clotting disorder. They're both so common, I'm just wondering if there is someone like me out there? If so, can you tell me what your progress in PKD has been like? Maybe even more helpful, can you tell me what your pregnancy was like? They both cause pregnancies to be high-risk. I would need to give myself shots every day as it is (so as not to miscarry).

My husband and I don't know if we should even try for children at this point. I would just like to make an informed decision. There has to be someone else with this situation, right? Any advice is appreciated! Thank you!


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