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Obstretricians debate whether Caesarean section is always best for breech babies
Washington Post - Tracy Sutherland, Special to The Washington Post

About 32 weeks into her first pregnancy, Christie Craigie-Carter’s obstetrician told her that the baby she was carrying was stuck in a bottom-down position — a breech baby – and that she’d have to give up her dream of a natural delivery and have a Caesarean section instead. Desperate to avoid surgery, Craigie-Carter said she wanted to deliver the baby naturally anyway, but her doctor told her that such a procedure was simply too dangerous.

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