Patient : I had a cesarean at 38 weeks my last pregnancy due to a herpes outbreak. I am 33 weeks pregnant and though I am taking acyclovir as prescribed, I am beginning another outbreak. Is it likely a doctor would do another cesarean this early to prevent transmission?
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