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Question: Umbilical cord wrapped around babys neck twice. Is vaginal delivery possible? Pls suggest
Answer: There is no harm with loops (nuchal cord) sometimes resolve nearing delivery time say week39. Loop around baby--- that's okay do not worry it can be easily helped it mostly depend on the experience of your doctor as to handle loop cases, nothing much, he can lift the loop up while delivering normally. Loops are more than 2-3 C section will be needed--- precautionary. All is fine till now just watch your salt and water intake It all depends on baby position, you should take more water to help the movements. There is no reason why you should undergo a C-section until and unless some abnormality detected in your 32nd week Usg. Gynea can simply loop the cord raising it above its head when the head is coming out. Just take a second opinion here. Hope it helps! Take care.
Question: Umbilical cord around neck... Is normal delivery is possible?
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: my wife Fetal Distress Due to Nuchal Cord (Umbilical Cord Wrapped Around Neck) in latest xray, is normal delivery possible?
Answer: Hello Only ur doctor can say how many times the cord is wrapped around the babies neck. But yes it is possible to have a vaginal birth or natural birth. Hope I helped