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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
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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.
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