“See, next time you’ll just get the epidural sooner.” -OB to mom who had planned to have a natural childbirth and ended up with an epidural after many hours of laboring unmedicated with an occiput posterior baby lodged on her tail bone.
“I am so upset, I delivered a dead baby yesterday.” -OB to mother during an ultrasound scan at 37 weeks,. The mother burst into tears on the exam table while the doctor continued to discuss the details.
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