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18 Nov 2004

Third baby
I'm in my early thirties & would like to have another baby (girl as we already have two boys).My question is can I have a c section and have a sterilization done at the same time.My previous babies were delivered normaly.I don't feel life like doing all the hard work of pushing and then have an op for a sterilization.
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01 Jan 0001

A caesarean is a much bigger operation than a sterilisation, with more risks so, if it is not necessary, it is best to avoid.

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