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17 Jul 2006

C Section
What sort of things determine that one would have to have a c-section? How big should a baby be for a doctor to say it is too big for normal birht and whatelse with the mother?
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01 Jan 0001

It depends whetehr or not you have had a normal birth before. If you have had a previous caesarean, then the baby should be less than 4kg and there should be no other complications to the pregnancy.

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