Cephalopelvic disproportion (CPD) is a condition that can occur during pregnancy when the baby's head is too large to pass through the mother's pelvis.
Respiratory distress syndrome (RDS) is a condition that affects premature babies when their lungs can't provide enough oxygen to their body.
Vaginal delivery is the most common type of childbirth and the safest option for giving birth. It involves the baby being born through the mother's vagina.
Fetal distress is a condition that can occur during pregnancy, labor, or delivery. It happens when the baby is not getting enough oxygen through the placenta.
Obstructed labor is one where despite good uterine contractions, the progressive descent of the presenting part is arrested due to mechanical obstruction.
A breech presentation is when the baby is positioned in the uterus so that their bottom or feet will come out first instead of their head during delivery.
Vaginal birth after cesarean is when a woman who has previously had a cesarean delivery attempts to deliver vaginally with or without medical interventions.
A cesarean section also called a C-section, or cesarean birth is a surgical procedure used to deliver a baby through incisions in the abdomen and womb.