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If I had an infected C-section incision can it cause infertility?
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Dr. Rakhi Dimino
Obstetrics & Gynecology
4 doctors agree
In brief: Unlikely
When an incision gets infected it is usually in the skin and the tissue right below the skin, not within the pelvis.
Therefore this does not cause infertility.

In brief: Unlikely
When an incision gets infected it is usually in the skin and the tissue right below the skin, not within the pelvis.
Therefore this does not cause infertility.
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Dr. Scott Roseff
Fertility Medicine
In brief: Low odds
The incision in the skin is usually superficial and doesn't typically cause fertility problems.

In brief: Low odds
The incision in the skin is usually superficial and doesn't typically cause fertility problems.
Dr. Scott Roseff
Dr. Scott Roseff
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