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How long would you reccomend waiting if you had a c-section to concieve again?

How long would you reccomend waiting if you had a c-section to concieve again?
not that im looking to get knocked up right away since baby is in nicu...im just curious. all doctors say diff things...you have to wait 6 months...2 yrs...etc...

 
Erzy

Asked by Erzy at 5:33 PM on Mar. 21, 2011 in Trying to Conceive

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Answers (6)
  • I agree with Armywifeashley. It depends on why you had the c-section and what kind of incision they made. I have to admit mine was an emergency baby in distress cut from belly button down situation and with complications afterwards I was never able to get pregnant again.
    OmaGirl

    Answer by OmaGirl at 10:38 AM on Mar. 23, 2011

  • My dr recommended between 18 months and 2 years at minimum.
    ArmyWifeAshlie

    Answer by ArmyWifeAshlie at 5:34 PM on Mar. 21, 2011

  • That's the kind of thing I'd talk to your doctor about. It usually depends on how well you healed and things like that - I've heard you should wait at least a year. It also depends on whether or not you'd want another c-section or you'd want to try a VBAC.
    AdensMama0308

    Answer by AdensMama0308 at 5:35 PM on Mar. 21, 2011

  • Mine said 18 month min. We waited a little over 2 years.
    But_Mommie

    Answer by But_Mommie at 5:36 PM on Mar. 21, 2011

  • I agree- my Doctor said MIN. 12 months, but all say different things.
    ericsangel82

    Answer by ericsangel82 at 8:45 PM on Mar. 21, 2011

  • i had a c-section as well and well DR. said bout 18 months to 2 yrs if i want to try VB.
    anayasmommy21

    Answer by anayasmommy21 at 5:41 AM on Mar. 22, 2011

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