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Can I have brain damage if born by forcep delivery?

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Dr. Gael Yonnet
Neurology
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In brief: Unlikely

It is unlikely that forceps use to assist in the delivery process would cause brain damage to the newborn infant.

In brief: Unlikely

It is unlikely that forceps use to assist in the delivery process would cause brain damage to the newborn infant.
Dr. Gael Yonnet
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