Birth Story, Inverted T

Zoey’s “Birth” Story (Angela’s Inverted T CBA3C)

The story of Zoey's "birth" goes back to last summer. I was thinking about a 4th baby--I had discovered with the help of a fantastic massage therapist that surgery that I had when I was 3 days old created such tremendous scar tissue that my fully pg uterus could not be in a correct position… Continue reading Zoey’s “Birth” Story (Angela’s Inverted T CBA3C)

Birth Story, Inverted T

Lola’s Birth Story (Bethy’s VBAC turned CBAC after Inverted T)

The day we found out we were pregnant with our second, we were ecstatic. Our son had recently turned 2 and we just knew being a family of four was going to be an amazing adventure that would bring us so much joy and love. I had my heart set on a midwife. I wanted… Continue reading Lola’s Birth Story (Bethy’s VBAC turned CBAC after Inverted T)

Birth Story, Inverted T

Thales’ Unassisted Home Birth Story (Jessica’s 2nd VBA2C After Inverted T)

After having a primary VBAC, you would have thought that it wouldn't have been that hard to find a care provider that wouldn't give me a hard time about VBACing again, right? Ha ha. Since my last VBAC, we moved an hour farther away from the birth center and the midwives that attended that birth,… Continue reading Thales’ Unassisted Home Birth Story (Jessica’s 2nd VBA2C After Inverted T)

Birth Story, Inverted T

Lina’s Birth Story (Katie’s Inverted T Cesarean)

My first pregnancy I was 21 and very naive. i wanted a 'natural' birth, but knew very little about how to realistically make that happen. I read the book What to Expect When You're Expecting, and trusted my doctor without question. I was 34 weeks when I lost my mucous plug in a big bloody… Continue reading Lina’s Birth Story (Katie’s Inverted T Cesarean)

Birth Story, Inverted T

Sergio’s Birth Story (Katie’s VBA3C after Preterm Inverted T)

Baby's Name: Sergio Emanuel Stats (DOB, weight, inches, etc.): 8/16/09, 6lbs 7oz, 19 in, 37.1wks I had been having prodromal labor off and on for the last week. I was having ctxs every 4 minutes Sat evening but they didn't seem to be going anywhere or getting any more intense so i just dismissed it… Continue reading Sergio’s Birth Story (Katie’s VBA3C after Preterm Inverted T)

Birth Story, Inverted T, Other Scar Types

Samuel’s Birth Story (Kelly’s Inverted T Cesarean, with Myomectomy and Hysterectomy)

Samuel ~ My Miracle Baby I had known I had 2 large fibroids and I was scheduled to have an embolization. Two weeks prior to my presurgical testing, I got a positive pregnancy test. Surprise!!! Now, I had 4 previous children (ages 14-20) and one stepson (age 10) and although a pregnancy was not planned… Continue reading Samuel’s Birth Story (Kelly’s Inverted T Cesarean, with Myomectomy and Hysterectomy)

Birth Story, Inverted T, Uterine Rupture

Elissa Marie’s Birth Story (Kristie’s Rupture During a VBAC Attempt After an Inverted T)

Early labor started on Friday, May 11th, at about 2pm. I was having painless contractions every 5-7 minutes so I just went about my day as usual. The next morning, Brian and I took Emma to soccer and I noticed I was still having a lot of contractions. I decided to time them when I… Continue reading Elissa Marie’s Birth Story (Kristie’s Rupture During a VBAC Attempt After an Inverted T)

Birth Story, Inverted T

Cristian’s Entry (Lisa’s Inverted T Cesarean)

Cristian's delivery was, I suppose the best day of my life, but also the worst experience I've ever had, how could it be both? At my 6 week postpartum visit, the OB explained that she did a low transverse incision and then that she had to cut up the middle about one inch because his… Continue reading Cristian’s Entry (Lisa’s Inverted T Cesarean)