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a passage in the uterus and vagina through which a fetus passes during vaginal birth

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Forceful pulling before the birth canal is ready may rupture the cervix or tear the vagina and vulva.
They first told me he developed the condition because he was in the birth canal for too long, but we are unsure how it came about.
You can end up with piglets that have grown too big to fit easily through the birth canal, or your sow can have a smaller birth canal due to excess fat deposits.
Intermittent doses are administered early in the laboring process to hopefully ensure that the patient gets pain relief before having to push the fetus out of the birth canal.
me, down the narrow birth canal, buried, waiting in the girl until the
You might have forgotten about it since none of us are quite as excited this time aroundthe curse of the second child persists no matter how many bizarre gold statues he or she is likely to receive as a christening gift from the Sultanate of Brunei, it seemsbut that doesn't mean it's not slowly positioning itself at the inside end of the Duchess of Cambridge's dainty and immaculately groomed birth canal as I write.
Roshan Ara Kazi said that one of the most serious injuries of childbirth, obstetric fistula, is a hole in the birth canal caused by prolonged, obstructed labour due to lack of timely and adequate medical care.
The research may offer a valuable clue to what may lead to the development of autism in human infants-particularly pre-term infants and caesarean birth babies, and those that spend a very short time in the birth canal.
Santibe Kurben, 40, suffered for years from uterine prolapse a condition in which the pelvic muscles been weakened, causing the uterus to slip down into, or even out of, the birth canal.
Obstetrician involved is required to have a considerable physical strength and tremendous skill to delicately handle the birth within the limits of birth canal.
Somehow, he said, his unconscious made the leap from a YouTube video he had just seen on extracting a lost cork from a wine bottle to the realization that the same parlor trick could save a baby stuck in the birth canal.
Braedon suffered nerve injuries to his right arm when a doctor pulled him from the birth canal after his shoulder had become stuck behind his mother's pubic bone during a vaginal delivery, according to court records.
And as baby Platt enters the world, below, typically looking like she's been through a car wash rather than a birth canal, Grandma Gail's face will be the first thing she sees.
And as baby Platt enters the world, typically looking like she's been through a car wash rather than a birth canal, Grandma Gail's face will be the first thing she sees.
The results showed that those delivered by Caesarean section, and who therefore did not pass down the mother's birth canal, lacked one of the major groups of gut bacteria, the Bacteroidetes, or acquired it late when compared with babies born vaginally.