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Can forceps delivery cause deafness in a newborn baby?
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In brief: No
Forceps delivery can cause problems with the facial nerve, rarely.
However, there is no concern for forceps delivery causing deafness.

In brief: No
Forceps delivery can cause problems with the facial nerve, rarely.
However, there is no concern for forceps delivery causing deafness.
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