Umbilical Cord Prolapse and Other Cord Emergencies

“UMBILICAL CORD PROLAPSE Prolapse of the umbilical cord is a true obstetric emergency, and understanding of its predisposing factors can assist in speedy diagnosis and treatment. Although cord compression occurs routinely in normal labors and is commonly seen during fetal heart rate monitoring, severe cord occlusion can result in dangerous alterations in fetal and placental […]