A 41-year-old member asked:
Are there things i can do for c-section complications at home?
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Urogynecology 25 years experience
Which ones: Which complications? That's like asking what can I do at home for car trouble? It depends on what the trouble is. If your are having problems you should call your docs office and be specific about what is going on.
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Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Not really: It depends on the complication. Infections or open wounds can be managed at home under a doc's supervision. Other complications depend on the type & extent of the complication. All complications however, should be managed initially by your doctor. Home arrangements can then be made if appropriate.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
What are some complications associated with c section?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Obstetrics and Gynecology 42 years experience
YOUR doc: Who is going to do the csection or who is taking care of your pg should discuss all of that with you like I do with all of my pts , I have a consent form they sign outlining possible complications. Most people do very well, but possible complications are infection, bleeding , bowel ileus, bladder or bowel injury. You can also have complications after a vaginal delivery , even thoughmost peopledon'.
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Last updated Sep 28, 2016
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