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Birth canal

Birth canal

cavity of the uterus and vagina through which the foetus passes.

Synonym: parturient canal.


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Microbiology Investigation improvements?

... but is it relevant? Neonatal meningitis is acquired during vaginal birth if there are bacteria that contaminated the birth canal. Is the garlic or GSE prevent that? How? It will certainly not kill all bacteria from ...

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by canalon
Tue Feb 21, 2012 9:54 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Microbiology Investigation improvements?
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Views: 7477

How gut flora came to be?

From a newborn, they start from their mom: The birth canal is not sterile. Then, as neither is their food, it keeps being enriched that way.

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by canalon
Tue Jun 29, 2010 4:30 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: How gut flora came to be?
Replies: 3
Views: 1805

connective tissue

... makes everything stretch out, so the baby can grow and come out the birth canal. It takes a long time to get it soft enough for that to work, so that is why the hormone ...

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by kolean
Fri Oct 23, 2009 3:57 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: connective tissue
Replies: 5
Views: 3424

connective tissue

... tendons) more elastic. Preparing you for the baby's delivery thru the birth canal. http://ezinearticles.com/?What-is-the-Relationship-Between-Relaxin-and-Pregnancy?&id=2002403

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by kolean
Wed Oct 21, 2009 3:39 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: connective tissue
Replies: 5
Views: 3424

foetus position

... be in a certain possition (front legs and head streached and toward the birth canal). the question is how do the foetus "know" the correct possition. is it something ...

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by Paragonidae
Sun Apr 27, 2008 8:57 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: foetus position
Replies: 2
Views: 4611
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