It's on CNN too
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4/6/04 at 7:33pm
|Originally posted by Gemini
Would MSNBC have an article on an urban legend??
|“This case represents an unusual and extraordinary decision by a women in labor who, unable to deliver herself spontaneously, and with no medical help or resources, decided to perform a Caesarean section upon herself,” Valle said|
|Originally posted by annakiss
Conversation between DH & I twenty seconds ago:
ak: "Did you see this? A woman performed a c-section on herself."
ak: "A woman performed a c-section on herself."
DH: "Now that's 'Taking Charge of Your Fertility.'" :
|and was an eight-hour drive from the nearest hospital, performed the operation when she could not deliver the baby naturally.
She had lost a previous baby due to labor complications
|Originally posted by candiland
How did she know the baby was distressed enough to need an emergency c/birth right away?
Did she have a fetoscope and she heard very low heart tones?
Did she feel a prolapsed cord?
I want to know HOW she knew she need a cesarean so quickly.... so...... drastically