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Cesarean Section Procedure Step By Step
C/S Process: In general, an IV is put in a vein and you are given fluids and an antibiotic. You drink an antacid; your pubic hair is shaved; the anesthesia provider injects some anesthetic in your spinal fluid; a foley catheter is placed in your bladder and pneumatic compression devices are placed on your legs. The surgeon confirms that you can't feel the surgery; a time-out is performed and surgery starts. ...Read more
Depends on situation: If your initial cs was due to big baby/small pelvis & you face the same with the next delivery a vbac may be unwise.If the initial cs was for breach or monitor irregularities & your pelvis is considered adequate by the ob, a vbac may be a reasonable choice. Discuss this with the OB & see what what your options are. ...Read more
Can a dermoid cyst be removed with epidural during planned csection?previous attempt was unsuccessful during emergency csection?
Dermoid: A dermoid can be removed at your section. Remind your doctor. ...Read more
See below: You come into the hospital, they draw some labs and put the baby on the monitor. Once the labs are back, the anesthesiologist will take you to the delivery room and give you medications via an injection through your back to take away all pain receptors. Read below for further steps http://www.webmd.com/baby/tc/cesarean-section-how-a-cesarean-section-is-done ...Read more
Success rate of a version procedure on transverse baby? Two prior vaginal deliveries, really don't want a c-section.
The Whipple IRE procedure: Will I be given a choice between an epidural (PCEA) or having a PCA at the anesthesiologist's pre-surgical consultation?
Why after hemorrhage and unplanned c hyst would attending let resident close incision with suture?
They are learning: Residents are learning their craft from the attending physician. Your attending is involved in every part of the operation, even if the resident is doing the sewing. ...Read more
Not necessarily: Having had a prior Cesarean section does not necessitate or obligate someone to have another Cesarean. In consultation with your obstetrician, you need to discuss the reason(s) for your first Cesarean and he/she will review your current pregnancy and together you can discuss the risks and benefits of a trial of labor after Cesarean (TOLAC)--an attempt to deliver vaginally. ...Read moreSee 7 more doctor answers
Is it negligence if a surgeon cuts the iliac artery during laparoscopic cholecystectomy? Surgeon ended up doing an open cholecystectomy. Patient is now having issues.
Not recommended: Controversy over vaginal birth after c-section has gone from one end of the spectrum (no) to the other (sometimes) . Your OB can determine if you are a candidate for vaginal birth after c-section and if you are your delivery will be very closely monitored and preparation for c-section will be in place in case you need it. The surgical team will be nearby throughout your labor and delivery. ...Read more
Please answer! what will be the step by step procedure to manage a edentulous patient with Parkinson's for preparing a complete denture?
The best solution: Implant-tissue supported, magnet-retained overdenture for an edentulous patient with Parkinson's disease is the best solution. Modification in materials and techniques during fabrication would contribute to prolonged usage of dentures and stability. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends: It depends on a number of factors which mode of delivery to choose after a previous c/section. First and foremost, the reason for the first c/section needs to be taken into account. Next, is the hospital equipped to allow for a safe VBAC. This is a question that needs to be discussed with your obstetrician. If you have your prenatal care in a "staff clinic", ask to talk to the attending physician. ...Read more
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