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Prolonged labor causes?

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Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine
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In brief: Fetal/maternal size.

Large babies and small/large mothers have higher likelihood of prolonged labors.
Other causes: maternal uterine fibroids, intraamniotic infections, magnesium sulfate, malpresentation.

In brief: Fetal/maternal size.

Large babies and small/large mothers have higher likelihood of prolonged labors.
Other causes: maternal uterine fibroids, intraamniotic infections, magnesium sulfate, malpresentation.
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
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