vaginal birth

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n vaginal birth the parturition process in human beings; having a baby; the process of giving birth to a child
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Usage

In literature:

Brown mentions a case of rupture of the perineum with birth of a child between the vaginal opening and the anus.
"Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine" by George M. Gould
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In news:

She knew the statistics about vaginal birth after a C-section , that only about 60% to 80% who try for a VBAC actually have one.
Weighing the risk and rewards of vaginal birth after a C-section .
More women should have choice of vaginal birth after C-section , panel says.
Some hospitals deny the option of vaginal birth after a cesarean.
A vaginal birth after caesarean can mean a safer and more comfortable labor and delivery, and a shorter hospital stay.
The first step towards deciding if you can try a vaginal birth after a caesarean is to talk to your doctor.
The predictable hallmarks are parental deaths and births (duck, there's no shortage of straight-on vaginal deliveries).
During her prenatal care, a VBAC (vaginal birth after prior C-section) was considered.
Philadelphia, PA, December 14, 2011 – Women with a short cervix should be treated with vaginal progesterone to prevent preterm birth, according to a landmark study by leading obstetricians around the world.
Natural childbirth is a standard vaginal birth, where relaxation and breathing techniques are used to relieve pain, instead of medication.
The hormone progesterone , administered by injection or vaginally to pregnant women, has been helpful in reducing the chances that a woman who has had one preterm birth will have another.
(CBS News) A new study shows that women who use birth control pills, the patch or vaginal ring are 20 times more likely to have an unintended pregnancy than those who use an intrauterine device (IUD) or implant.
Vaginal birth tied to pelvic muscle weakness.
More women should have choice of vaginal birth after C-section, panel says.
Vaginal birth OK after several C-sections.
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