Mar 23, 2017 · Planning to have a vaginal birth? Here’s what you can expect before, during and after this type of labor and delivery. After nine months, you know what to expect from pregnancy — but what about when you’re laboring and delivering? While every vaginal birth is different, here’s what you can Author: Colleen,De Bellefonds, Colleen.
If you have a vaginal delivery or Cesarean section, you’ll have vaginal bleeding and discharge after birth. This is known as lochia. It’s how your body gets rid of the extra blood and tissue Author: Paige Fowler.
Apr 23, 2019 · Abnormal vaginal bleeding is any vaginal bleeding unrelated to normal menstruation. This type of bleeding may include spotting of small amounts of blood between periods — often seen on toilet tissue after wiping — or extremely heavy periods in which you soak a pad or tampon every one to two hours for two or more hours.
Jun 19, 2019 · The cord will then be cut. Your uterus will continue to contract after delivery to push out the placenta. You may be given medicine to prevent heavy bleeding when the placenta is pushed out. Your healthcare provider may close your episiotomy incision or any tears with stitches. What will happen after vaginal delivery?