Sentence Examples

  • Transmission of many perinatal infections occurs during childbirth, particularly in cases when invasive techniques such as episiotomy or artificial rupture of membranes are employed.
  • If there is only a small bit of repair work to be done on your perineum due to tearing or an episiotomy, you can wait until it is complete before breastfeeding your baby.
  • The chance of an episiotomy is decreased because the water softens the tissues surrounding the perineum, making them more pliable and able to stretch.
  • If you had an episiotomy or any tears to your vaginal tissue, your doctor or midwife will now use stitches to repair the damage.
  • Your doctor may need to perform an episiotomy, which means he will widen the opening of your vagina by making a small incision.

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