A 34-year-old female asked:
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i've had five c-sections how.serious would it be to have another one?

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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Surgical scarring : The government-funded study showed that the more cesarean births a woman had the greater her risk of developing potentially serious pregnancy complications. The incidence of delivery-related hysterectomies was more than five times higher for women undergoing their fourth cesarean birth than for women having their second c-section possibility of blood tranfusion higer. Placenta accreta are higher.
Answered on Sep 29, 2016

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