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1. What is the cost of Episiotomy?
Minimum charges for Episiotomy in Mumbai starts from Rs.16,500
Average cost for Episiotomy in Mumbai is approximately Rs.26,200
Maximum price for Episiotomy in Mumbai can be up to Rs. 28,600
Cost of Episiotomy in Mumbai depends on factors such as:
- Admission fee
- Doctor fee
- Age of the patient
- The medical condition of the patient
- Post-surgical complications that are involved
- Type of hospital
- The admission room that you opted for
- Any other lab tests or examination tests such as X-ray, ECG, etc
2. What is the success rate of Episiotomy?
An episiotomy has an overall success rate of 85-90%
3. Is Episiotomy Permanent?
Episiotomy is a temporary procedure; the extended vaginal opening will be closed to restore the vagina to its normal condition.
4. Is Episiotomy painful?
Every surgery comes with a certain level of pain and some discomfort. The patient won't be experiencing pain during this process as the patient will be given a numbing agent to prevent the pain.
5. What are the advantages of Episiotomy?
Few of the advantages of episiotomy are:
- Decreases complications during normal delivery
- Reduces the stress during labor
- Safe delivery of the baby in a breech position, etc.
What is Episiotomy?
An Episiotomy is an incision done in the perineum (the area between the vagina and anus) to extend the vaginal opening during normal delivery to facilitate the passage of the baby.
What are the advantages of Episiotomy?
Few of the advantages of Episiotomy are:
What are the indications of Episiotomy?
Few indications where an individual would require Episiotomy are:
What are the steps involved in Episiotomy?
Episiotomy involves the following steps:
What is the postsurgery care/recovery care for Episiotomy?
Who can perform Episiotomy [Right specialist type for Episiotomy]?
Episiotomy can be performed by an Obstetric surgeon or a Gynecologist who is well experienced in performing Episiotomy during normal delivery.
What is the cost of Episiotomy?
Cost of Episiotomy depends on factors such as:
Minimum cost for Episiotomy in Mumbai starts from Rs.16,500
Average expenses for Episiotomy in Mumbai is approximately Rs.26,200
Maximum amount to be paid for Episiotomy in Mumbai can be up to Rs.28,600
Is Episiotomy a major surgery or minor surgery?
An Episiotomy is considered a minor surgery that includes the use of a local anesthetic to numb the pain and small straight or a lateral cut near the vaginal opening during normal delivery.
What is the eligibility criteria for Episiotomy?
Few factors play a role in the need for episiotomy during normal delivery:
What is the ineligibility criteria for Episiotomy?
An Episiotomy is often not recommended to individuals upon the absence of conditions which may complicate the normal delivery.
What are the risks and complications associated with Episiotomy?
Risks and complications associated with Episiotomy are:
How long does it take to complete Episiotomy?
An Episiotomy is performed during normal delivery and the incision may take up to 5-10 minutes, and an overall time of 2-3 hours following the normal delivery.
What is the success rate of Episiotomy?
An Episiotomy has an overall success rate of 85-90%
Is Episiotomy painful?
Every surgery comes with a certain level of pain and some discomfort. You won't be experiencing pain during this process as the patient will be given a numbing agent to prevent the pain.
Is Episiotomy permanent?
An Episiotomy is a temporary surgical incision; the extended vaginal opening will be closed to restore the vagina to the normal condition.
Can Episiotomy be detected in future?
Episiotomy can be detected in the future with a physical examination as surgical scars can be seen at the incision site.