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My wife is in hospital since 9:am. she got IV and by 5:00 pm

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she has only 1cm opening...
my wife is in hospital since 9:am. she got IV and by 5:00 pm she has only 1cm opening. they tried to use Cervical ripening balloon which is not acceptable for us . the baby weight is 3250 g. is c section good option in this case.
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Customer reply replied 12 months ago
Thank you. u can ask any question
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OB GYN Doctor: Dr Captain, Doctor replied 12 months ago

as you wish!

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OB GYN Doctor: Dr Captain, Doctor replied 12 months ago

Is this your wife's first baby? how long has she been laboring?

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Customer reply replied 12 months ago
I am a member
is there any xtra charge for phone call
OB GYN Doctor: Dr Captain, Doctor replied 12 months ago

Yes, a phone call is $25

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Customer reply replied 12 months ago
I just need summary
Customer reply replied 12 months ago
I don't want to pay xtra
OB GYN Doctor: Dr Captain, Doctor replied 12 months ago

A C-section is a safe method of delivery, but it is not as favorable as natural vaginal birth. Unless there are complications or direct threats to either mom or baby, it is wise to proceed with a vaginal birth.

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OB GYN Doctor: Dr Captain, Doctor replied 12 months ago

Was I able to address your question to your satisfaction? Can I clarify, or address any other related questions for you today?

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Customer reply replied 12 months ago
thank u . I know natyral is better but using cervical repening baloon
OB GYN Doctor: Dr Captain, Doctor replied 12 months ago

cervical ripening balloon is very common and a very good solution to help her cervix through the process of opening. we use it hundreds of times a week.

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