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What would the nurse conclude the following condition as?
A nurse assists in the vaginal delivery of a newborn infant. After the delivery. the nurse observes the umbilical cord lengthen and a spurt of blood from the vagina.

This question is part of Obstetrical Nursing – Intrapartum – NCLEX Quiz 2
Asked by Santepro, Last updated: Jul 01, 2020

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Answered Sep 02, 2019

Placental separation

As the placenta separates. it settles downward into the lower uterine segment. The umbilical cord lengthens. and a sudden trickle or spurt of blood appears.
 

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