How long at hospital post delivery?

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Registered: 12-21-2006
How long at hospital post delivery?
Fri, 11-20-2009 - 5:46pm
Cross posted on Nov 2009 Expecting Club


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My baby has grown so big in the last two weeks that

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Registered: 04-18-2009
Fri, 11-20-2009 - 9:14pm

The dr/mw has to sign off that you can leave and the pediatrician has to sign off that the baby can leave.


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Registered: 12-16-2004
Mon, 11-23-2009 - 11:19am

Hi there!

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Registered: 05-09-2003
Mon, 11-23-2009 - 2:14pm

I know women who check themselves (and babies) out the same day (as you would if you had a birth center birth.) But the hospital I don't imagine is happy about it.

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