DH was diagnosed with a chromosomal abnormality back in August, and we had met with our Genetics Counsellor at our fertility clinic in September. I can’t say enough good things about our GC. She’s absolutely amazing. We had sent DH’s parents for the same cytogenetics test, and she emailed to tell me that there was no news yet in case I was wondering. How amazing is that?? She reaches out before I do!
Anyway, we met with another GC yesterday at Women’s Hospital yesterday because our GC recommended we talk to as many people as we can. Luckily, the new GC, had pretty much the same opinion about DH’s abnormality as our first GC. Essentially, the abnormality shouldn’t affect the health of the embryos, and future babies. If the embryo makes it to implantation, chances are, it’s a healthy embryo. Continue reading