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Information Sheet for Caesarean Section

Indication :

Previous caesarean section or myomectomy

CPD or slow progress

Failed induction

Malpresentation (Breech, oblique transverse lie)

Fetal distress or abnormal fetal well being

Macrosomia / Intrauterine Restriction

Previous uterine scar

Multiple Pregnancies

Pregnancy Induced Hypertension / Pre-eclampsia

Gestational Diabetes

Advanced Maternal Age


Nature of operation

Benefits of the procedure

Other consequences after the Procedure

Risks and complications may include, but are not limited to the following:

Risks of not having the procedure

Possible alternatives

Other associated procedures which may become necessary during the procedure

Any special follow up