What happens to the umbilical arteries on the baby after the cord is cut?

Answer They clamp it, cut it, it dries up and falls off.

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Where does the umbilical cord go after having the baby?

In many cases it will be used for research purposes. It is a good source of stem cells. If not, it is considered medical waste and incinerated.

Does a baby cry only after umbilical cord is cut?

they come in to the world screaming and then the doctor clamps it and cuts it right after so....................they are still crying afterwards

Why do the umbilical cord of the baby needs to be cut?

The umbilical cord, which connects the placenta to the baby, needs to be cut so that the baby's blood supply can be secured within the baby's body, and the now dead placenta can be disposed of.

Does a baby feel the umbilical cord being cut off?

Answer Nope, there isn't any nerve endings in it.