postpartum examination


When many mothers go to the hospital for postpartum examination, they may know in advance what items of postpartum examination are, because this will be related to the postpartum recovery and physical health of the parturient. Generally speaking, maternal postpartum examination items mainly include gynecological examination, blood pressure examination, pelvic floor examination, weight examination, blood and urine routine examination, abdominal examination and breast examination.

 Postpartum examination item 1: Gynecological examination

 October pregnancy, a delivery, pelvic organs but let the mother-to-be into the new mother's greatest meritorious service. After such tribulations, they are naturally the top priority of postpartum recovery. Therefore, the recovery of postpartum pelvic organs is closely related to the probability of new mothers getting gynecological diseases in the future, so comprehensive gynecological examination is absolutely necessary.

 Postpartum examination item 2: blood pressure examination

 Changes in blood pressure can have many serious effects on the body. Long-term increase in blood pressure can easily lead to systemic vasospasm, which can reduce the effective circulating blood volume, while ischemia and oxygen carrying may harm the organs and tissues of the whole body.

 Postpartum examination item 3: pelvic floor examination

 The injury of pelvic floor muscles and nerves during delivery may lead to a series of problems for women after delivery. It may cause vaginal relaxation, which in turn affects the quality of women's sexual life. If the postpartum urinary incontinence problem, must be timely examination and treatment. Pelvic floor rehabilitation exercise can effectively contract pelvic floor relaxed muscles, restore muscle tension and elasticity, cure urinary incontinence and other problems. And 3 months postpartum is the best time to do pelvic floor rehabilitation.

 Postpartum check item 4: Weight check

 Weight is the basic index of human health, overweight or too light are abnormal performance, once beyond the limit will bring a lot of health risks. Weight measurement can monitor the nutritional intake and recovery of the new mother, remind the new mother to pay attention to prevent uneven nutritional intake and uncoordinated activity from endangering health.

 Postpartum examination item 5: blood, urine routine examination

 The new mother has just given birth to a baby, the physiological system and immune system are in a period of recovery, very easy to cause infection, giving all kinds of diseases a chance. Through blood, urine routine examination can detect the operation of the new mother's body system, in the microscopic check for the body.

 Postpartum examination item 6: abdominal examination

 The abdominal cavity has the digestive system, the urogenital system important organ, is the body examination important component. Abdominal examination can further understand the reduction of the uterus and other organs in the abdominal cavity after production. An abdominal examination is even more important for new mothers undergoing cesarean section. Cesarean section will bring abnormal compression to the abdominal organs, reduction is more difficult than normal production. Moreover, the healing of the knife edge during cesarean section is also very important.

 Postpartum examination item 7: Breast examination

 Breast distension, breast pain and so on will often come to haunt the new mother, serious may infect mastitis, threaten breast health, but also affect the lactation system, cause milk stagnation, and breast milk secretion directly affect the health of the baby. Therefore, breast examination is also an important part of postpartum examination.