A Definition Of Episiotomy
Source: Adapted from the National Institutes of Health
What does the term “episiotomy” mean? The term “episiotomy” refers to an incision of the perineum (the area between the vagina and anus in women), often performed during labor to minimize trauma to the perineum during the delivery of a baby. To find out more about this term, please search the news section of this website for related articles and information.