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Nuchal Cord Summary

Description: A complication of pregnancy in which the UMBILICAL CORD wraps around the fetal neck once or multiple times. In some cases, cord entanglement around fetal neck may not affect pregnancy outcome significantly. In others, the nuchal cord may lead to restricted fetal blood flow, oxygen transport, fetal development, fetal movement, and complicated delivery at birth.

Also Known As: Double Nuchal Cord; Quadruple Nuchal Cord; Single Nuchal Cord; Triple Nuchal Cord; Cord Entanglements, Fetal Show All >>

Networked: 37 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 4 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Nuchal Cord

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Oxygen : 1 study in 4 results : IBA
  2. Hemoglobins (Hemoglobin) : 1 study in 2 results : IBA
  3. Dihydrotachysterol (AT 10) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  4. Gases : 4 results : IBA
  5. Interleukin-6 (Interleukin 6) : 2 results : IBA
  6. Hypoxanthine : 1 result : IBA
  7. Interleukin-10 (Interleukin 10) : 1 result : IBA
  8. Interleukin-8 (Interleukin 8) : 1 result : IBA
  9. Tobacco Smoke Pollution (Passive Smoking) : 1 result : IBA
  10. Oxytocin (Pitocin) : 1 result : FDA 7 Generic
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Diseases Related to Nuchal Cord

  1. Premature Obstetric Labor (Premature Labor)
  2. Infertility (Sterility)
  3. Neonatal Anemia
  4. Anemia
  5. Fetal Distress
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Key Therapies for Nuchal Cord

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  1. Resuscitation : 1 study in 2 results
  2. Cesarean Section (Caesarean Section) : 10 results
  3. Neonatal Intensive Care : 5 results
  4. Surgical Instruments (Clip) : 2 results
  5. Intensive Care (Surgical Intensive Care) : 1 result
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