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Pregnant with scoliosis

Started by CarolineV on 11/02/2018 5:20am


I am 21 weeks pregnant and have 2 rods and 20 screws in my back, I would like to know if there is any ladies that have scoliosis that might have answers/advise/confirm i.r.t the below.

* I have a standard sales job so I sit most of my day, I already have back pain and sacrum pain (I think that's what its called) and my in-laws does not think I will be able to work though my whole pregnancy due to pain?
* Both hubby and I are afraid to try natural birth and prefer a c-section, is a c-section recommended since I have scoliosis? or for the amount of rods and crews I have?
* Will I be able to get an epidural? They have put cement in my back with my 1st operation (11) which was 10 years ago but am not sure if they did again with my second opp or if it is still there?

Sorry for the long post, hoping to get some advice.

Kind regards

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