Maternity

Placenta Previa 👶🏽

  Normally, the placenta implants far from the internal cervical os (part posterior [below] toward the vagina). In placenta previa, however, the placenta attaches near the internal cervical os or completely over it. There are a few types of placenta previa: ✖️TOTAL placenta previa: placenta completely covers the internal cervical os…

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Maternity

Mastitis 🍼

WHAT IS IT? Think: clogged boobies! Mastitis is an infection that occurs as a result of bacteria entering the nipple and growing inside the milk 🍼  SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF MASTITIS Breast pain  Fever 🤒  Breast tenderness and swelling  TREATMENT FOR MASTITIS Since mastitis is a bacterial infection, the man…

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