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Does any one know...

how early can you schedule a repeat c-section in Arizona? I can not find the answer...My Dr has mine scheduled for 38 weeks 3 days but my best friend told me it has to be 39 weeks or medical reason..she is due a month after me her dr said at 39 weeks......has anyone heard that???

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kaleigh08

Asked by kaleigh08 at 4:36 PM on Jul. 8, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • No and I don't understand the scheduled c-section trend.
    Erin814

    Answer by Erin814 at 4:37 PM on Jul. 8, 2010

  • I would say go by what your doctor says...Maybe her Dr. just does things a little different
    bumblebeestingu

    Answer by bumblebeestingu at 4:37 PM on Jul. 8, 2010

  • Im sure your doc is right. I know my doc waits till 39 weeks. (i had a c sec with my son, and they want me to have another one with my next and said they would schedule it at 39 weeks but i think imma try for a vbac :) ).
    carsonsmommytam

    Answer by carsonsmommytam at 4:44 PM on Jul. 8, 2010

  • Im sorry, I don't know the answer to your question, I know that for inductions they do 39 weeks (depending on the Dr) but Im not sure for c-sections... But Im in Arizona too :)
    TsMommy428

    Answer by TsMommy428 at 4:45 PM on Jul. 8, 2010

  • I thought they were always based on a sonogram to determine baby's weight................
    elizabr

    Answer by elizabr at 4:55 PM on Jul. 8, 2010

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