Tag: cesarean labour

Oxytocin to induce labour

Administration as a serum

When the risk of continuing a pregnancy is bigger than that of inducing labor, oxytocin can be used by the doctors. This hormone is in charge of the uterine contractions just like the oxytocin that is secreted by the brain.

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Pregnancy with HIV

Pregnancy being HIV-positive

Having a baby if you are HIV-positive is possible, with no risk of transmitting the desease. If the man is affected, a sperm washing will be carried out; in the case of the woman, a medication during the pregnancy and a cesarean labour will be necessary.

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