Causes of Pain and Principles of Pain Management in Pregnancy
Pain during pregnancy and labor may result from a myriad of physiologic, hormonal, anatomic, psychologic, and pathologic factors. Presented are basic principles of pain management in pregnancy, and an overview of causes, clinical findings, diagnostics, and treatments of pregnancy-related pain.
KeywordsPelvic girdle pain Pregnancy-related low back pain Meralgia paresthetica Labor analgesia Labor pain
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