Spontaneous Vaginal Delivery - American Family Physician - term spontaneous vaginal delivery

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Vaginal delivery is the method of childbirth most health experts recommend for women whose babies have reached full term, or at least 37 weeks.

A vaginal delivery is the birth of offspring (babies in humans) in mammals through the vagina. Different types of vaginal deliveries have different terms: A spontaneous vaginal delivery (SVD) occurs when a pregnant female goes into labor.

Spontaneous vaginal delivery at term has long been considered the preferred outcome for pregnancy. Because of the perceived health.