Episiotomies: find the answers to all your questions

Purpose of an episiotomy

 

 - Purpose of an episiotomy


Question 3/14 :

An episiotomy is performed in order to:
 •  Facilitate baby's passage
 •  Prepare for a Caesarean
 •  Ease contractions


  
  


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Parenting Editor
07/07/2010

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