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Baby was brought to hospital with severe vaginal tearing

Baby was brought to hospital with severe vaginal tearing


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Baby was brought to hospital with severe vaginal tearing.

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Perineal Tears During Labor

Helen's baby was born in a position that made it more likely that she would suffer a vaginal tear. After delivery, the midwife examined Helen and diagnosed ...

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Vaginal tears during childbirth, also called perineal lacerations or tears, occur when the baby's head is coming through the vaginal opening and is either ...

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Perineal tears are common, and occur in up to 85% of women after a vaginal birth (1).