Post-Cesarean Wound Infections 101
Almost 1 in 3 babies in the United States are born by Cesarean section. While C-sections are relatively safe, they are nonetheless considered major surgery as your abdominal muscles and uterus are opened to remove the infant. Like any surgery, there can be unexpected complications. One of the most common complications is an incision infection. Here is what you to know. What Causes A Post-Cesarean Wound Infection? Bacteria is almost always the culprit.