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Perineal tears and episiotomies in childbirth

Welcome to our hub for perineal tears and episiotomies in childbirth

This hub aims to inform about the types of tears that can occur during childbirth, how to minimise your risk of deeper tearing, and what can be done to help your recovery if you do tear.

We also aim to support you to take prompt action if you have any concerns about your recovery, helping you feel better informed when discussing any topics with a healthcare professional.

 

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