Our expert says:
The risks are of going into labour or developing an infection. These can be lessened to some extent by taking antibiotics and having steroid injections to mature the lungs in case of early delivery. there will have to be very careful monitoring of the pulse and temperature to pick up any infection early. At 26 weeks, depending on where you are and what the facilities are, the chances of survival would be about 40-70% if she delivered now.
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