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What does CAN stand for?

CAN stands for Cord Around Neck (at childbirth)

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Samples in periodicals archive:
chart) VBAC, Maternal med VBAC/mat med PI abr/previa, shock PI prev, abrupt Cord prolapse Prolapse, f distr Fetal distress Prolapse, f distr Malpres Malpres/CPD True CPD Malpres/CPD Forceps Vac extr (2) CSec set (14) Prevent tears, speed Episotomy Turn off projector and describe: Shoulder dystocia, baby blue and not breathing or white and limp, loss of FHT or still birth, loss and grief, undiagnosed twins (this gets a welcome chuckle after "loss and grief"), baby born in membranes, suction, cord around neck, cord cut, pitocin in 3rd stage, 3 kinds of hemmorhage (hidden/shocky, gush/bimanual compr, slow trickle), precipitous labor, placenta problems pp (retained, adherent, fragments), erythromycin, PKU, Vit K, tears and stitches, rooming-in, early discharge, infection, bleeding, lochia .

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