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 Quotes and Excerpts from and 
 other respected sources  of professional information on 
 safety, complications & practice trends for obstetricians  

Neonatal complication of maternal procedures / epidural fever, vacuum, CS

Study suggests epidural lead to more invasive tests for newborns; Liberman E, et. al. Epidural, Maternal fever and neonatal sepsis evaluation, Pediatrics, 1997;99:415-420