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Can a forceps delivery cause deafness in a baby?
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Dr. Henry Garcia
Obstetrics & Gynecology
In brief: No
Deafness has never been a reported complication of a forceps delivery.
Short-term complications can include lacerations, hemorrhage(intracranial, retinal, subgaleal), facial nerve damage and fractures.

In brief: No
Deafness has never been a reported complication of a forceps delivery.
Short-term complications can include lacerations, hemorrhage(intracranial, retinal, subgaleal), facial nerve damage and fractures.
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