Late c section

User - posted on 02/09/2016 ( 1 mom has responded )




I need a medical c section and I'm due March 28. Currently I'm 33 weeks. They said my baby lung not developing and he small so not scheduling c section til April 6. I'll be 42 weeks. They said 42 weeks his lungs will be developed but I've read 39 weeks safe. Why 42 weeks and what if I go in labor? Isn't it risky waiting after my due date because if I go in labor turns into emergency c section then.


MaryAnn - posted on 02/10/2016




If your doctor believes risking an emergency c section is worth waiting three weeks, I'd trust him.
If baby is small and under developed, but elsewise healthy, and you have your health... it is quite possible the due due date wasnt correct to begin with.

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