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Doctor insights on: How Often Do Women Die From Giving Birth To Multiples

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How often do women die from giving birth to multiples?

How often do women die from giving birth to multiples?

Very rare: There are certainly many risk of multiple pregnancy to a mother such a high blood pressure, diabetes of pregnancy and cesarean section. And yes technically there is a higher rate of death of the mother. But that risk is extremely small (something on the order of 1/10, 000). ...Read more

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Can you tell me how is it that pregnant women die from giving birth?

Can you tell me how is it that pregnant women die from giving birth?

Complidations.: Some causes of maternal death include: hemorrhaging, infections, extremely high blood pressure (pre-eclampsis & eclampsia), Disseminated intravascular coagulation, deep blood clots with pulmonary embolism, & obstructed labor (cephalo-pelvic disproportion, malpresentation with complications like uterine rupture or sepsis). ...Read more

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What number of woman die while giving birth?

What number of woman die while giving birth?

That number is : variable. Would anticipate much higher numbers in third world countries. ...Read more

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What would cause a woman to die after giving birth?

What would cause a woman to die after giving birth?

Many things: Bleeding, infection, blood clots, embolisms heart attack and many more. Child birth can be very hard for some women. This is especially true for women that have chronic illness before and during their pregnancy such as diabetes, high blood pressure, obesity and other illnesses. ...Read more

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How often does a woman die while giving birth to a baby ?

How often does a woman die while giving birth to a baby ?

Yes: Childbirth was once a leading cause of death in childbearing years for women in the late 1800's. Modern medical management has reduced risk a lot but has not eliminated it completely. That is one reason regular prenatal care is important for any pregnancy. ...Read more

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If a pregnant woman has a brain aneurysm and while giving birth it ruptures, can she die from it?

If a pregnant woman has a brain aneurysm and while giving birth it ruptures, can she die from it?

Yes: Can she die from a ruptured cerebral artery aneurysm? Yes. Would she die from a ruptured cerebral artery aneurysm? Unknown! depends on location and severity. Very high mortality and morbidity. ...Read more

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Do women have to have c-sections if they are giving birth to multiples?

Do women have to have c-sections if they are giving birth to multiples?

No: In this day of modern obstetrics most women opt to have cesarean section for twins and mulitple gestation. If this is a twin pregnancy, term, with the first twin head first and normal sized babies then vaginal delivery is a good option. You should discuss your options with your caregiver as each pregnancy is different and circumstances change. Multiples greater than two usually require cesarean. ...Read more

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Is it possible to die of shock while giving birth?

Is it possible to die of shock while giving birth?

Anything is possible: But that is extremely uncommon now a-days unless something very strange happens, you can die from drinking water or choking on a chicken salad sandwich like a famous singer did try not to focus on the extreme negative, if someone is high risk they should be taken care of by a team of high risk ocotors at a hsopital that does high risk. ...Read more