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Had skull base surgery to repair csf leak last year as had meningitis 3 times.part of repair came away.should i have a c section?to avoid straining.

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Ask the surgeon: This is a question best answered by the surgeon who did your repair. S/he will understand what amount of self driven venous pressure it can tolerate.

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United Kingdom
A 32-year-old female asked:

Had skull base surgery to repair a csf leak as had meningitis 3 times.part of repair came away.should I have a c section as Im scared of straining?

1 doctor answer4 doctors weighed in
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Ask the surgeon: This is a question best answered by the surgeon who did your repair. S/he will understand what amount of self driven venous pressure it can tolerate.

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Last updated Aug 22, 2018

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