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Post-Partum Period – What is it?

What is Post-Partum Period?

Post-partum period (or post-natal period) is the period beginning immediately after the birth of a child and covers a 6-week period, during which time where changes in the woman’s body that happened during pregnancy return to the non-pregnant state.

Common problems during this period include damaged or painful perineum (the region of the body inferior to the pelvic diaphragm and between the legs), retention of urine, bowel problems, mastitis, backache, and psychological problems.

 

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¿Qué es el Período Postparto?

¿Qué es el Período Postparto?

Período postparto (o período postnatal) es el período que comienza inmediatamente después del nacimiento de un niño y cubre un período de 6 semanas, tiempo durante el cual los cambios que ocurrieron en el cuerpo de la mujer durante el embarazo vuelven al estado de no embarazo.

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