Tori Spelling on Recent C-Section Emergency

Actress discusses for first time medical emergency that threatened her and fourth child's life.
3:00 | 10/10/12

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The star speaking out for the first time to "us weekly" about the frightening battle to save her baby's life and her own. Just 6 weeks old, little finn McDERMOTT, SEEN HERE WITH MOM Tori spelling, looks to be the epitome of a healthy, baby boy. Tori nearly lost her own life fighting for her son. Now, for the first time, tori is recounting her ordeal. Tori woke up about 6:00 a.M. Went to use the bathroom. And looked down at her legs. And there was blood. Reporter: Rushed to an l.A. Hospital, spelling learned she had a season called caused in part, by her three prior c-sections. Another complication, she conceived finn one month after giving birth to her third child. The greater number of a pregnancy that a woman carries, the higher likelihood. Reporter: Tori had massive bleeding, which would force doctors to terminate the pregnancy and remove the uterus in an attempt to save her life. Tori tells "us weekly," it was surreal. I remember thinking, I can't believe three children behind. Doctors mandated a four-month bedrest. And finn was born healthy. Three weeks after finn's birth, tori's c-section scar burst, sending her back to the hospital for emergency surgery, where she remained for nearly two weeks. While tori is feeling better and finn is a healthy, gorgeous baby, she's still battling with this. Reporter: Tori maintains while she loves being pregnant, she is most likely finished having kids. Having one prior is not a contraindication to having subsequent pregnancies. It does increase the lelihood it could happen again. So glad she is okay. And tori posted on her blog that she's on the road to recovery. And she thanks all of her fans for their support.

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