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what causes a woman's cervix to close?

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Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
33 years experience Family Medicine
Cervix: I assume you are talking about after birth. It is a combination of the uterus contracting, prolactin, and the lack of a baby contracting or pushing on it.
Answered on Jun 27, 2018

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