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My wife has a loop around neck and she is pregnant

According to ultrasound report my wife is 31 week 2 day pregnant and i came to know, there is Single live intrauterine pregnancy with (Cephalic presentation) single loop cord around neck. why is implicate? which type of problem may occur?
Asked On : Wed, 9 Mar 2011
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Homeopath 's  Response
Welcome to healthcare magic;
Repeat ultrasound at 38th week of pregnancy,if that report shows cord around neck,then the problem will occur at the time of delivery-if the cord is tight around neck,it will strangulate the fetus and the heart beat of fetus will drop causing asphyxia & even death of foetus.To save the fetus doctor will advise you C-SECTION.Cord around neck also causes prolonged labour due to non descent of the foetal head.
Wish you luck.
Answered: Thu, 24 Mar 2011
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Radiologist Dr. Radha Narayanan's  Response
nuchal cord occurs when the umbilical cord becomes wrapped around the fetal neck 360 degrees. Nuchal cords are very common, with prevalence rates of 6% to 37%. Up to half of nuchal cords resolve before delivery.It is problematic if there are multiple cords,tight cords which can encircle fetal neck and cause asphyxia .
Answered: Wed, 9 Mar 2011
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