C-sec, gastric bypass, tummy tuck... now VBAC?! - Mothering Forums

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#1 of 2 Old 02-27-2013, 07:15 PM - Thread Starter
 
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Hi! I am a mom of one, had an unnecceasarian in Dec 2009, gastric bypass 2011 - lost more than 100 lbs! - had a tummy tuck Dec 2011.

 

I didn't think I would be in a place to have more kids for many years... but, surprise! I am now in a loving relationship of two years, and we are about to try for another baby.

 

I don't care about looks, per se, but am trying to find advice/input from any women who have had a tummy tuck, and then a successful VBAC :) I am terrified of being told I am not a VBAC candidate because I have the big scar or something.....

 

Anyone?


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I would meet with a local midwife and ask.  They usually do free consultations, and that specific vbac question is betond my expertise, though my friend with a vertical cs scar has a vbac so a tummy tuck seems unlikely to cause issues, on the surface of the matter.  :)

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