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bleeding after giving birth

By March 19, 2010 - 2:57am
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had the baby but he had to be turned then became border line for transfusion no one told me what happened thinking off having baby no2 whats the chances of it all going well

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Hi Lisa,

First, congratulations on your baby! As for your question, bleeding after giving birth is common and usually lasts about 6 weeks and can continue to approximately 3 months. You said that the baby had to be turned before birth, so I am assuming you had a vaginal birth? Is that correct?

You also said on your post that you were borderline for a transfusion. Did you have postnatal hemorrhaging? If so, why did you have it? Was it because the baby was breached?

I would like to answer your questions, but could you please clarify your question?

March 19, 2010 - 8:00am
(reply to Anonymous)

yes it was a vaginal birth as for the rest i have no idear no one came back and told me. when a got out the hospital i had stopped bleeding was in for 5 days.

March 24, 2010 - 3:31am
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