Which hormone stimulates the uterus to contract during birth?

Answer Oxytocin stimulates the uterus to contract and prostaglandins soften your cervix. Oxytocin's nickname is the love hormone, it is present during lovemaking, labor, birth, and directly following the ... Read More »

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Which layer of uterus contract during childbirth?

Can you hold someone's uterus if they are bleeding during child birth?

No the uterus is lodged in the pelvis - even during childbirth - the exception being after a cesarian section - the doctor may pull the uterus out during the repair after birth. If bleeding should ... Read More »

Does ligaments aid the uterus to contract?

The survival rate is about 90%.. however their is many factors to consider; such as birth weight, apgar score, was the mother given steroid injection while the baby was in the womb for lung matturi... Read More »

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