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A woman I work with is pregnant,She is due March 24th! They r inducing her on March 3rd!! The baby is already 8lbs!!!! She will have to have a c-section. Has anybody had one? What is the recovery time? How long do u stay in the hospital?


Asked by dancer at 11:19 AM on Feb. 24, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • It depends on the person. Some people heal faster than other. If there aren't any problems, then she'll probably be out within 24 hours, maybe 2 days tops.

    Answer by febmom007 at 11:23 AM on Feb. 24, 2011

  • You often stay in longer for C-sections. I stayed 5 days. Insurance will usually cover 3-5 days for a C-section. I have never heard of someone with a C-section getting out within 24 hours.

    Answer by Candi1024 at 11:48 AM on Feb. 24, 2011

  • It really depends on the person and how she is recovering afterwards. I think the standard for a c-section is to stay for a couple of days minimum.

    Answer by alyssamal at 12:12 PM on Feb. 24, 2011

  • I went in on friday night had a c-section & some other complications and i was home on Tuesday morning.

    Answer by UpSheRises at 12:12 PM on Feb. 24, 2011

  • I only stayed 2 days and recovery wasn't bad. Like the others have depends on the person

    Answer by how_reb at 12:18 PM on Feb. 24, 2011

  • Thank u all for your answers!!!

    Comment by dancer (original poster) at 12:26 PM on Feb. 24, 2011