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16/05/2014 at 09:48
my first born was emergency c section as he was breech in labour. my second born contractions stopped after I shot my waters out and ended up pph and put on a drip for 5 hours and 2nd degree tear. I am seeing consultant Tuesday to discuss my birth for this pregnancy (5 months pregs) and want elective c section. my midwife wont discuss my options and said to speak with a consultant (she doesn't know my burth choice). anyone else had a similar experience? I have written my demand and reasons on paper for the consultant as I am seeing him totally unprepared. xx
16/05/2014 at 12:20
Just stick to your guns, listen to what they say and don't rule anything out, but just be strong, clear and have your reasoning ready!
After 2 negative experiences though, they should be fine with elective section. I have always found that if you are clear and confident they listen to you.
Writing it down is a really good idea if you think you might feel intimidated.
Good luck x x
16/05/2014 at 12:29
16/05/2014 at 12:32
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