Will you need a blood transfusion during labor

Blood transfusions are required in a very small percentage of births. Women do lose some blood during a routine labor and delivery. But it's not a lot generally not enough to warrant a blood transfusion. Women at high risk of needing a blood transfusion are those who have a known blood-clotting disease, have had bleeding problems with past births or have placenta previa. Placenta previa is a condition in which the placenta is near or blocks the opening of the cervix. Sometimes, a blood...