Episiotomy: When it's needed, when it's not Once a routine part of childbirth, an episiotomy is now recommended only in certain cases. Here's what you need to know about the risks, benefits and recovery. An episiotomy is an incision made in the perineum the tissue between the vaginal opening and the anus during childbirth. Although the procedure was once a routine part of childbirth, that's no longer the case. If you're planning a vaginal delivery, here's what you need to know about episiotomy and childbirth.
Episiotomy : It is an incision made into the thinned out perineal body to enlarge the vaginal orifice during delivery Types of Episiotomy Median The incision begins in the centre of the fourchette and is directed posteriorly for approximately 2.5 cms in the midline of the perineum Medio lateral The incision begins in the centre of the fourchette and is directed posteriorly, i.e. made diagonally in a straight line, 2.5 cm away from the anus, i.e. at 7 o’clock position, if the anus is considered to be at 6 o’clock
These are the top 12 Medical terms that ends with 'tomy' that you need to know in an Alphabetical order: Anatomy: The art of studying the different parts of any organized body to discover their situation, structure and economy; dissection. Appendectomy: The surgical procedure for the removal of the vermiform appendix. Cholecystectomy: The surgical procedure to remove the gall bladder. Colostomy: An incision into the colon to allow for drainage. Episiotomy: A surgical incision through the perineum made to en
Before you body shame a woman Before you talk crap about a woman Before u take advantage of a woman's weaker self Before u intimidate a woman that she's not ur equal Before u abuse a woman Before u insult a woman irrespective of her status in the society Before u shout at a woman for not bearing a child of ur choice or for making mistake... I want to educate u on one topic about all women and it's epistomy EPISIOTOMY takes place during a period a woman prepares to give birth and its a process wher
The process of child birth can go smoothly for most women, but for some women, they will need assistance to ensure safe delivery. Episiotomy, once upon a time used to be a normal procedure part of childbirth. At this present time, episiotomy is now encourage only in certain cases of childbirth. It is very important to understand the risks, benefits,reason and recovery of this surgical procedure. What is Episiotomy? This is an intervention based mini surgical procedure made in the area of tissue between the