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If my doctor induces my labor am I more likely to have a c-section ?

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Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine

In brief: Possibly

Induction of labor does not always succeed in delivery, at which point your only option is a cesarean section.
This is particularly true for inductions done prior to 39 weeks gestation.

In brief: Possibly

Induction of labor does not always succeed in delivery, at which point your only option is a cesarean section.
This is particularly true for inductions done prior to 39 weeks gestation.
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