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Question: Single loop of nuchal cord is risky? As it is detected in my 35 week of pregnancy .plz help
Answer: Hello, 25% of babies are born with the cord around their neck one or more times. Most people hear the cord was around the neck and freak out thinking their baby could strangle. The thing we forget is they don't actually breathe inside the womb. They get their oxygen through the cord. The only way it could cause a problem is if the umbilical cord became so compressed that it completely cut off the cord blood flow. Which usually happens when you get labour contractions,, at that time doctors will monitor heart rate of baby, if heart is is dropping during contractions or Baby not able to headdown our doctor will go for cesarean section, if nothing unusual vaginal delivery can be expected. Talk you your doctor.
Question: 2 loops nuchal cord in 37weeks scan...what to do to detangle it..? Should i avoid squats and bending??
Answer: bending helps to move and turn the baby in womb but don't over do it and even don't do it for long time and squats help in normal delivery so better not to stop both
Question: What is circular nuchal cord
Answer: A nuchal cord is a complication that occurs when the umbilical cord wraps around the baby neck. Nuchal cord can interrupt normal blood, nutrient and oxygen exchange.