How Is an Amniotomy Performed? Center

An amniotomy is performed with the patient lying on a hospital bed in a labor or delivery room. In some cases, the patient is asked to stay in a semi-sitting position to minimize cord compression and ensure good oxygen supply for the fetus. The procedure is performed by an obstetrician. Read more: How Is an Amniotomy Performed? Article

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