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A 27-year-old female asked:

Cervical spondylosis and prior broken tailbone. pain or pressure in pelvis or lower back makes worse (dizzy, nausea, pain). can i ask for cesarean?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Milroy Samuel
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Yes: Even without your medical history you have the right to ask for a ceserean.
Dr. David Lundin
Neurosurgery 28 years experience
Yes: The risk of cesarean is much higher however so unless you pelvic pain prevents natural birth you'll need to think carefully about this and discuss with you obgyn.

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