A girl from Colombia recently became one of the youngest mothers in recorded history. It was reported on Friday that the 10-year-old girl gave birth to her daughter by cesarean section. The girl’s daughter weighed just five pounds.
The unnamed girl came from Manaure and arrived at the hospital in pain and crying. According to Dr. Kimberly Gecsi, an OB/GYN in Cleveland, a C-section is common in births at such a young age.
“The baby’s head needs to come through a bony outlet. But in a young girl, the pelvis may not be ready or big enough to deliver a baby,”
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