Placental Abruption Treatment
- Emergency cesarean section for placental abruption:
Treatment for blood loss may include:
Placental Abruption Questions For Doctor
The following are some important questions to ask before and after the treatment of placental abruption.
Questions to ask before treatment:
- What are my treatment options?
- Will I need a Cesarean section?
- What are the risks associated with treatment?
- How long will I be in the hospital?
- What are the complications I should watch for?
- How long will I be on medication?
- What are the potential side effects of my medication?
Questions to ask after treatment:
- Do I need to change my diet?
- Are there any medications or supplements I should avoid?
- When can I resume my normal activities?
- When can I return to work?
- What else can I do to reduce my risk for having a placental abruption again?
- How often will I need to see my doctor for checkups?
- What local support and other resources are available?
Placental Abruption Specialist
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