A 38-year-old member asked:
My previous labor lasted over 15 hours; will my next labor also take that long?
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Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Depends : In general, labor is shorter with second and third pregnancies but not always. The position of the baby, the size of the baby, how far along you are influence the length of labor. Some complications like gestational diabetes can also influence the length of labor as well.
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Family Medicine 38 years experience
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Last updated Feb 23, 2021
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