Cesarean Childbirth (cont.)
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C-Section Self-Care at Home
Barring complications, the woman may leave the hospital usually 48 to 96 hours after a cesarean childbirth. If complications occur during surgery, the hospitalization may be longer. Once home, it is important to watch for further complications in the healing process.
Wound care can be handled at home.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 10/7/2016
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