Synonyms, partus, parturition, birth. Specialty · Obstetrics, midwifery. [edit on
Wikidata]. Childbirth, also known as labour and delivery, is the culmination of a
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Ann Med. 1998 Jun;30(3):235-41. The role of prostaglandins in human parturition
. Gibb W(1). Author information: (1)Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, ...
Jun 16, 2015 ... Parturition: activation of stimulatory pathways or loss of uterine quiescence? Adv
Exp Med ... Endogenous prostaglandins in human parturition.
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Abstract. Introduction. Despite of numerous studies and remarkable progress in
the understanding of human reproduction, the pathways by which parturition is ...
Jan 18, 2007 ... The mechanisms that instigate parturition in humans have been remarkably
elusive, but some parts of the puzzle have begun to come together.
May 22, 2008 ... Parturition is the process of giving birth. It results from a complex interplay of
maternal and fetal factors due to the sequential maturation of an ...
Abstract. The significance of cortisol in human labor and delivery was
investigated. Maternal levels more than doubled in the second half of pregnancy.
At term ...
however, at parturition its levels remain elevated suggesting that human parturi-
tion may not ... human parturition will be discussed based on recent advances in
In human parturition, progesterone withdrawal and estrogen activation are not
mediated by changes in progesterone and estrogen levels. Instead, these events