caput succedaneum vs cephalohematoma treatment,cause, symptoms, complications

Caput succedaneum is swelling of the scalp in a newborn. It is most often caused due to pressure from the uterus or vaginal wall during a (Babie’s) head-first (vertex) delivery. Now you might ask, what’s the cause of caput? A caput succedaneum chances are high during long or hard delivery in prolonged labour especially. It is more … Read more