Birth

What stage is it when you give birth to the baby?
two
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In what stage do the waters break
one
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If the baby is lying transverse what type of birth is necessary?
caesarian
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When the baby is born bottom first it is called?
Breech
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What is another name for the plug of mucus?
Show
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What is the afterbirth called?
Placenta
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What is the longest stage of labour
one
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How many hours can stage one take?
fifteen
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What is the shortest stage ?
three
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How would you descibe the contractions at end of stage 1?
Intense
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What do you call the cut in the perineum to prevent tears?
Episiotomy
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The delivery of the placenta can be speeded up with this injection.
Syntocin
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The baby's head at the vaginal opening is callled?
Crowning
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Practice contractions
Braxton Hicks
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contractions are the muscles of the uterus tightening and what?
Relaxing
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If a piece of the placenta is left inside the mother this could cause a what?
haemorrhage
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When the vagina, cervix and uterus become one it is clled the?
Birth Canal
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The widening of the cervix during labour
Dilation
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Birth partners can give words of?
Encouragement
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In the first stage the mother may lose control of her
Bladder
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The pressure from the baby's head in stage one may result in loss of control of the?
Bowels
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A position to give birth.
Squatting
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In what stage do the waters break

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If the baby is lying transverse what type of birth is necessary?

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When the baby is born bottom first it is called?

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What is another name for the plug of mucus?

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