My husband and I have recently discovered that we are pregnant with our fourth child, a rather big surprise for us. However, I am beginning to get a little nervous after researching the possible complications of having a fourth c-section. Anyone out there have any experience, both positive or negative they can relate to a mama who is getting more and more stressed by the moment?
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07-24-2010, 03:36 PM #1mamomma4Registered Userhas no status.
07-25-2010, 08:21 PM #2J&FM2005Registered Usertired:-)
I am pregnant with number three and it will be c/s number three. We asked my OB to tie my tubes with the surgery and she isn't sure that she agrees. But then she remembered our frozen embryos.
Anyhow, I asked about having more than three c/s and shouldn't that be a medical reason to have my tubes tied. My OB wasn't concerned and told us not to worry.
Let me know if you get anymore information.Jillian 33 DH 39
DD Emily 3/19/99 PDD, Epilepsy
IVF#1 11/08 BFP - DD Madi 7/22/09
DS John our sweet little miracle born 12/16/2010 at 34w5d
08-25-2010, 03:35 PM #3couponmom85Registered Userhas no status.
i researched this as well.
i only have one child but i want more.
from everything i have read, ss long as you have a low transverse scar, then risks are much lower.
c-sections are sugery so as with any surgery there are always risks.
most obs will tell you if there could be more of a risk with the next one if you have complications.
if your ob is ok with it then don't worry.
(i know its hard not to worry lol)
i hope for a safe and healthy delivery for you.
i would love to know more about this as well.
(just wouldn't be fair if we are restricted to only having 3 or 4 children just because we had csections)wife to Dh, together for 8 yrs wild ds #1 3/2007 trying for #2
08-26-2010, 11:58 AM #4DMS721Registered Userhas no status.
08-26-2010, 03:41 PM #5molly777Registered Useris amused by people who think they know everything, but don't really know anything at all.
My sis had 4 C/S and was told by the doc he felt safe doing up to 6.
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