arrest of dilatation

arrest of dilatation

failure of the cervix to dilate to a full 10 cm despite active labor.
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There was no abdominal delivery like LSCS in the study group, whereas 3 patients in Group III delivered by LSCS because of arrest of dilatation in 2 cases and for foetal distress in one case.
Abnormalities of labour include prolonged latent phase, prolonged active phase, secondary arrest of dilatation, prolonged deceleration phase, failure of descent, protracted descent, arrest of descent and precipitate labour.
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.
of the last dose or for augmentation of labour in case of an arrest of dilatation.
It was seen that foetal distress was associated with uterine hyperstimulation in 3 out of 4 cases; 1 patient had secondary arrest of dilatation.