Obstetrics / Gynecology
Sample Name: Delivery Note - 3
Description: Delivery was via spontaneous vaginal delivery. Nuchal cord x1 were tight and reduced. Infant was DeLee suctioned at perineum.
(Medical Transcription Sample Report)
DELIVERY NOTE: On 12/23/08 at 0235 hours, a 23-year-old G1, P0, white female, GBS negative, under epidural anesthesia, delivered a viable female infant with Apgar scores of 7 and 9. Points taken of for muscle tone and skin color. Weight and length are unknown at this time. Delivery was via spontaneous vaginal delivery. Nuchal cord x1 were tight and reduced. Infant was DeLee suctioned at perineum. Cord clamped and cut and infant handed to the awaiting nurse in attendance. Cord blood sent for analysis, intact. Meconium stained placenta with three-vessel cord was delivered spontaneously at 0243 hours. A 15 units of Pitocin was started after delivery of the placenta. Uterus, cervix, and vagina were explored and a mediolateral episiotomy was repaired with a 3-0 Vicryl in a normal fashion. Estimated blood loss was approximately 400 mL. The patient was taken to the recovery room in stable condition. Infant was taken to Newborn Nursery in stable condition. The patient tolerated the procedure well. The only intrapartum event that occurred was thick meconium. Otherwise, there were no other complications. The patient tolerated the procedure well.
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