When should you cut the umbilical cord?

Answer After the baby is born.

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How long should it take for the umbilical cord to fall off an infant?

Answer umbilical chord my baby grand daughters fell off when she was 10 days old but is still bleeding slightly

What happens to the cut umbilical cord and when?

it is kept for stem cell research if parents pay/agree or else it's thrown out

When does the fetus attach to the umbilical cord?

The embryo has attached to the newly formed umbilical cord by the end of the fifth week of gestation. While the umbilical cord is very primitive at this time, it will continue to grow until it is f... Read More »

What happens to the umbilical cord when the mother gives birth?