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Concern about removal of placenta during C-section - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hi
Doctor :   please go ahead with ur medical query
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details of the patient-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   could placenta be left in you during a c-section
Doctor :   no it is removed
User :   I had a csection and then i start having problems only to realise from an ultrasound that some had stayed back in me.
Doctor :   usually doctors will wait for 5 minutes to allow spontaneous delivery of the placenta after cesarean delivery reduces the risk of significant blood loss
User :   ok
Doctor :   so placenta will be delivered as well
User :   so they dont remove it for themslves after the baby
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