arrest of dilatation

arrest of dilatation

failure of the cervix to dilate to a full 10 cm despite active labor.
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2] or greater responded poorly to oxytocin treatment for arrest of dilatation, compared with leaner subjects, results from a single study showed.
To test their hypothesis that oxytocin administered to treat arrest of dilatation is less effective in obese women, compared with lean women, Dr.