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Is heavy bleeding for 2-3 weeks after C-section normal?

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Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine

In brief: Usually yes.

It depends of what you consider heavy bleeding.
Lochia can be like a heavy period and last for several weeks post cesarean section without major consequences.

In brief: Usually yes.

It depends of what you consider heavy bleeding.
Lochia can be like a heavy period and last for several weeks post cesarean section without major consequences.
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