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How many weeks where you when they gave you your date for your scheduled c-section?

I am 36 weeks and I still have not got mine yet.

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effie777

Asked by effie777 at 12:43 PM on Dec. 23, 2008 in Pregnancy

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  • I had my second c section at 38 weeks and was given that date around 6 months. I had really bad hypertension and a swollen heart with my first. So I think that they were trying to avoid complications.
    JennRN09

    Answer by JennRN09 at 12:48 PM on Dec. 23, 2008

  • I had mine at 36, but I was in preterm labor at 28weeks on med to stop contractions and stop me from dialating any further than 2cm. and I had high blood pressure and high blood sugar....Good luck
    ToberzMama

    Answer by ToberzMama at 12:50 PM on Dec. 23, 2008

  • My first section was sort of a last minute thing. I had about a day's notice.

    With my 2nd & 3rd sections, we decided on a date together (my dr. & I) about 2 months ahead of time. I don't remember the actual week(s) I was in.

    My 1st section was done at 42 wks, the 2nd at 38 wks, and the 3rd at 37 wks.
    Laura1229

    Answer by Laura1229 at 12:50 PM on Dec. 23, 2008

  • I was 39 weeks and they decided to do it that evening. Obviously an unplanned event!!

    musicmamma169

    Answer by musicmamma169 at 12:53 PM on Dec. 23, 2008

  • My 1st one was an emergency c-section but for my second i was 25 weeks and i asked my doctor when we could schedule it, he did it right then.
    kinzleysmommy

    Answer by kinzleysmommy at 12:55 PM on Dec. 23, 2008

  • I know I am going in around 39 weeks but I was never givin a date yet. He keeps telling me that he will call and make a date with the L&D ppl but I hear many ppl saying that they got to pick the day, but he is picking it for me.
    effie777

    Answer by effie777 at 1:00 PM on Dec. 23, 2008

  • The date was set around 35 weeks for a c-section at 37 weeks with my twins. It probably would have been later with one baby unless there was a problem.
    TweenAndTwinMom

    Answer by TweenAndTwinMom at 1:04 PM on Dec. 23, 2008

  • My date was set at 34weeks but I asked them to set it then I told them I really needed to know.I will have mine in 21days at 39weeks. they probably will set it at your next appt if they dont say anything ask them. its getting kinda close.
    edgpag

    Answer by edgpag at 2:01 PM on Dec. 23, 2008

  • 32 weeks for a 39th week section
    coolmommy3

    Answer by coolmommy3 at 3:41 PM on Dec. 23, 2008

  • Next monday....2nd c-section
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:53 PM on Dec. 23, 2008

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