If you go into labor unexpectadly and
you haven't been off anti-coagulant for 24-hours then they put you under general anesthesia
. The risk is more to do with giving an <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>epidural</span>
because there is risk of hemorrage at the <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>epidural</span>
site. I don't know about any meds to counteract the anti-coagulant and
I'm sure that c-section would certainly impose a greater bleed risk, however, I remember during my last c-section the docs were SO careful and
cauterized (if that is the proper term to use?