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tt81

C Sec with twins Lock

Just curious to see if anyone has had a c section with twins?? Did you get any skin to skin conta...

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I am expecting triplets and i have found it so informative reading all the posts..it raised alot of issues that i had not even consi...

Lousaligari

C Section v's Natural due to spinal injury Lock

Hi, Im currently 30 weeks pregnant with my second baby boy. My first was a natural delivery aft...

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I nearly have the same story as you im 25 weeks pregnant with my 2nd, had a horrible first labour natural 36hrs and ended up intensi...

79shellkel

c-sections the good and the bad- let's hear your story! Lock

hi all! i wont to hear some more c-section birthing stories. i have had 2 c-sections and am prep...

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Hi All Well mine c-section story is a good one. After having an emergency c-section with DD after 20 hours of non-progessing labou...

Labour before elective caesar Lock

Just wondering if anybody went into labour before the date they were booked 4 thier elective caes...

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Well, this happened to me with DS on the knocker of 38 weeks (elec booked 38 + 4). My only advice is DON'T do what I did and ignore...

willsma

11 days untill my caeserean Lock

Im getting a bit scared but at the same time cant wait to meet my little girl and to not be pregn...

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not long now, you'll do great!!!!!

**YungMumi**

i have to have a c-section :( Lock

wen i had my first child we lived in a big city and i had to have an emergency c-section his hear...

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So if you had not had a previous c/s and went into labour normally but required an emergency c/s, what would happen? Would they tra...

Lil_Miss_Understood

date for electiive c-section? Lock

how many weeks were you when they booked you in for an elective c-section and when did they give ...

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I had him at 39+1. It was booked in 2 weeks before then.

uhoh_spaghettio

When to discuss a c-section Lock

Hi, I'm going through a public hospital, but haven't had an appointment with them yet. I have on...

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Hi Ladies, Thank you so much for your replies. I had an emergency c-section with DS after a 26 hour non progessive labour. I am so s...

willsma

worried about c section Lock

after 14 hours of labour i had an emergency c section with my first in 2007 and ended up with an ...

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Thanks alot for the replys so good to hear that many elective are a better than emergencys i guess its normal to be worried no matte...

asterix79

Anxious about Elective c-section Lock

Was wondering If anyone would be able to help me with my questions. I will be having an electiv...

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I will be sent to see a specialist after 28 weeks. I assume this is different with everyone depending on circumstance? With my firs...

Leanne_345

To have a C-Section or not? First time Mum Lock

I am currently 33 wks pregnant with my first child. My partner works away in the mines and only g...

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i havent read through the rest so sorry if im repeating. i had an emergency with DS1 and had an amazing rec i was up and about with ...

michaela86

c section Lock

hey lovely ladies, i have decided to have an elective c section ( much to my midwives protest) a...

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thankyou so much for all your advice! i had my app today and told my midwife i have done my research on both sides understand the ri...

The Kat and the Fiddle

What to do to bring labour on? Lock

Hey everyone, at 12:30am last night I started feeling nautious, but went back to bed. At 3:15pm ...

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Im in the same pickle, my bub was due friday and i havent had any signs of labour at all people are saying that it will come fast ...

#christina#

placenta pervia twice in a row Lock

Please someone must know of a friend or a family member out there that has had extensive placenta...

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Lalas2Dudes

Natural Birth v Caesaren Lock

i have now experienced both a natural and a caesarean birth, and i must say that the caesarean ex...

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howdy, i totally agree with OP.. but in saying that i am going another vbac, go figure rofl!!! The only problem i had with my c-se...

Jac*

continual monitoring with vbac? Lock

Hi All, I had my first baby 6 weeks ago by emergency c-section due to failure to progress. I was...

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The longest part of my labor was the beginning.. I had my waters broken by the midwife each time and delivered in no time anyway.. :/

Suzisuze

C-section question Lock

I didn't think to ask the doctor before I left the hospital, but when do you remove the clear pla...

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you have a clear bandaid? lol i must've missed out on mine! or maybe they took it off pretty much straight away as i don't remember...

Zoe99

After a Caesarean how long til next pregnancy Lock

Had a caesarean this year and got told to wait a min of 12 months before trying to fall pregnant ...

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Thankyou all very much for your honest stories and advice. Will think very long and hard about this

Gab 2ds

Blood loss after c-section Lock

hi I had a c-section 2 weeks ago and had very little blood loss which stopped on day 3. Today ...

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Yes that is normal. You will find that can happen for up to 6 weeks. Bleeding will slow right down or stop, then if you have a busy...

Breastfeeding after a C-section Lock

I had a cs and my milk came in fine...

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i had my first csection at 41 weeks. Milk came in fine at day 3. My second caesar after a going into spontaneous labour at 38 weeks...

At how many wks was your caesar booked? Lock

My bubs is currently in breech position (has turned before, but then turned back again!) so I may...

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My Bub was basically breech for the entire 38 wks. At 38 wks, they decieded that was enough, Bub wasn't going to grow any further b...

Ceasar Tomorrow!! Lock

I was due to be induced tomorrow but after my exam my cervix is still hard and closed and her hea...

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Hey all the best! I had c section. You'll be fine & so will bubs. Congratulations!

nesypoohs

im am pregnant at the moment and have been told i have to have a caeserean!! is it as scary as what people have told me

im pregnant with my second baby and i hav been told that i have to have a ceasarean, because my f...

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I had a c-section with my first and was devestated, I wasn't in labour I was overdue and the doctors had missed a medical reason for...

X-Samy-X

skin to skin after CS? Lock

What are your rights in regard to what happens to your baby directly after a CS ? With my son i d...

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Thank-you so much for your replies! Ill have a discussion with the doctor up at the hosp next time i see them. Wow cant believe ill ...

did you have a feeling Lock

I did, i just knew even throughout the pregnancy (which was textbook couldnt of gone smoother rea...

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It was a complete surprise for me. I had a completely trouble free awesome pregnancy so just (stupidly) assumed a natural complicat...

Mellycolly

Elective Caesar with first? Lock

Hi Guys Im just curious to know whether anyone opted to have an elective caeser with their first...

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I have not had an elective c section but had an emergency c section and 2 natural births, and to be honest, recovery is much the sam...

mel-mia-lily

Want a C-Sec but OB said VBAC Lock

Just wondering if anyone after having a emergency c-section has been told that they will have to ...

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I have had a VBAC but they were quite strict in that if i hadnt progressed enough within a certain time frame that i would have to h...

bubbaJ

maternal assisted caesar Lock

My Ob has offered this to me as I am not comfortable with having a caesar (even though it's my 3r...

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Wow Kelly how exciting to sort of deliver your own baby. Although the other was traumatic at least you had a perfect baby in Ben to...

pebbles11

2 Caesars scared or ashamed to elect 3 Caesar Lock

Hi I have had two previous ceasars DS1 due to fetal destress DD1 due to not progressing. I'm pr...

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Hi, You are not a failure at all.. Yes i must say i did feel this after my 1st bub as i laboured for 12hrs and ended up with a c.. ...

Brookebailey93

how long will i be in hospital roughly and will i have to share a room in definate please answer Lock

hi everyone im hoping someone can tell me how long i roughly would be in after having a c sectio...

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I had a emergency c-section with DD at mid night on a monday I discharged myself on Thursday morning as I felt fine and wanted to go...

cammo17

Adelaide Mummies... Lock

Hello my name is Kelly, I am a mother of two beautiful children aged 3 and 16months. I am cur...

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big mama02

after having 2 c - sections can i go vbac???? Lock

hi please help i have had 2 children and preganat with my third my first was an emergancy c secti...

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Hi, I'm in the same boat as you, my first was and em c-section, and for our 2nd we tried but wasn't successful, but have spoken wit...

bubbaJ

VBA2C or cesaer under GA Lock

I am having a cesaer next week, and saw the GP who is also the anesthetist today. He had a look ...

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Hooray!! That's fantastic news! I'm really happy for you that you don't have to be put in awful positions now! Looking forward to h...

suede79

obs in bunbury? Lock

Hi - Im very new to this, so Im not fully up with protocol on forums:) Im just looking for recomm...

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There are not many in Bunbury at all! I had DD2 in Bunbury Oct 2009 and I chose to have a GP that delivers babies instead of a priva...

Nelum

Dissolvable Dressings Lock

Hey, Anyone know what causes dissolvable dressings dissolve? Thanks.

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They are sometime called both dissolvable dressings and sutures/stitches, they are mainly used internally and i had them for both my...

LoVeMyKiDs+3

What would you do Lock

Well im currently pregnant with baby number three and im freaking out about what to do this time ...

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Teehee calm down ladies lol some of you sound like your getting a bit fiery!! I had heard (from a friend) that you couldnt have a v...

Gab 2ds

Feeling anxious Lock

I have been booked in for a repeat c-section at 39+3 weeks. I am already feeling quite nervous an...

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A few days before my second c-section i was as nervous as hell but then i calmed down. I was teary as i was going in to theatre but ...

chookiemumma

What do you think Lock

I am 40 years old just, have four children, 2 girls & 2boys, 2 naturally, 2 csections, 1 emergenc...

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Is there any possiblity you could have a chat to your obstertrican and talk to him about the worrys you have. i do believe the doct...

willsma

2nd c section Lock

Hi ive been told by a few people that an elective c section is not as bad as an emergancy, just w...

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I personally felt better after my second c-section i think a lot of it had to do with knowing what to expect right from the start. M...

Mummachoochoo84

Elective C-section @ 39 weeks! Lock

Today i went to my antenatal appointment and she booked me in for 39 weeks! is this normal? She t...

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The hospital i had my children at do the elective c-sections at 38 weeks and they only operate fridays. I had c-sections with both o...