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Posted by: Laiqa | 2010-09-28

Spinal Block/Epidural

Hi

I am currently 24weeks pregnant and wanted to find out if my weight can affect the administering of an epidural or spinal block in anyway as I am having a C-section.

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If you are very overweightit could make it difficult to find the space to insert the needle.

Best wishes

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