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Can a pregnancy test determine if you will need a c section?

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Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine

In brief: With 40% accuracy.

If you are pregnant in the us nowadays you face a ~40% cesarean section risk, so in that sense a positive pregnany test must prepare you for the possibility ahead, .

In brief: With 40% accuracy.

If you are pregnant in the us nowadays you face a ~40% cesarean section risk, so in that sense a positive pregnany test must prepare you for the possibility ahead, .
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology

In brief: No

A pregnancy test just determines if the woman is pregnant or not.
It provides no information about the need for a c-section.

In brief: No

A pregnancy test just determines if the woman is pregnant or not.
It provides no information about the need for a c-section.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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