Tara Snyder

Complications That May Necessitate Emergency C-Section

Both you and your baby will be in danger if you need an emergency caesarian operation (c-section) and you are not operated on in time. This means the medical team in charge of your delivery should know if you need the operation. Here are three delivery complications that may necessitate an emergency c-section: Hypoxia Hypoxia occurs when the baby's brain doesn't receive adequate oxygen during, before or shortly after delivery. Without proper treatment, it may lead to complications such as cerebral palsy and cognitive deficiencies.