Point Pleasant, NJ
A 32-year-old female asked:
Vaginal birth, placenta manually removed, lost alot blood- bp 41/26- dr said ok to have 2nd baby- i'm pregnant and scared will die. is c section best?
1 doctor answer • 6 doctors weighed in
Obstetrics and Gynecology 34 years experience
C-section, No.: Your OB and the OB unit should be well aware of your past history, ample precautions can be put in place to avoid a similar problem, C-section should be done only if indicated at the time, but not because of your past history of post partum hemorrhage
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