A 42-year-old member asked:
Are the symptoms of prolonged labor indicative of a condition or disease?
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Neonatology 18 years experience
Prolonged labor: Commonest reason is the malposition os the fetus, cephalopelvic dispriportion.
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Maternal-Fetal Medicine 27 years experience
5.7k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Dec 9, 2013
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