Labor and Delivery Dictionary - Glosasary of Labor Terms
Forceps for Labor and Delivery
Information on forceps for an assisted delivery.
Labor, Delivery and Recovery Room (LDR)
A description of the vast majority of hospital birthing rooms.
Viability of a Baby
The opening of the cervix. There are both external and internal os in the cervix, like a funnel.
Urinary Catheter for Labor and Delivery
A urinary catheter can be a normal part of labor and delivery, particularly if you have a cesarean section or epidural.
Saline Lock - Heparin Lock - IV
The saline lock is an IV place holder for medical procedures.
Labor Station - Your Baby's Position in Relation to the Pelvis
How your baby's position relates to the pelvis in labor.