Cord

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CORD, measures. A cord of wood must, when the wood is piled close, measure eight feet by four, and the wood must be four feet long. There are various local regulations in our principal cities as to the manner in which wood shall be measured and sold.

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The prevalence of nuchal cord in our study was similar to that cited in the literature.
A single nuchal cord loop does not appear to increase the risk of CS or of poor neonatal outcome.
We had insufficient fetal blood gas analyses to obtain meaningful statistical results, and we were unable to determine whether the nuchal cord had a deleterious effect on the obstetric results because the figures obtained were too close to statistical significance.
Our study shows that CS with nuchal cord as the only indication seems to have only a slight influence on obstetric outcome.