Induction of labor

Induction of labor

Induction of labor

Induction involves use of drugs or procedures that starts uterine contraction to terminate pregnancy and start labor. It is used in cases where pregnancy has to be terminated (pregnancy complications like hypertension, diabetes, heart problems , rupture of membranes with no associated contractions) or when  normal labor contractions didn’t start in due time.

Author: DrAshrafSabry

Fertility, Obstetrics & Gynecology Consultant.