A member asked:

Im pregnant and i have weak muscle tone. can i push?

A doctor has provided 1 answer
Dr. Jumnah Thanapathy answered

Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology

Yes: When you are pushing with a contraction you are aiding the uterine smooth muscles. Women can deliver without pushing at all because the uterus can do all the work.

Answered 5/30/2012



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