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Postpartum Perineal Care (cont.)

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Childbirth.org, Episiotomy Resources

MedlinePlus, Episiotomy

University of Michigan, Episiotomy

American Pregnancy Association, Episiotomy

Medically reviewed by Steven Nelson, MD;Board Certified Obstetrics and Gynecology

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