Cairngall Medical Practice
Tel: 01322 434144

Post Natal Check

You may have all or some of the following routines performed:

  • Urine test 
  • Weight check
  • Blood pressure 
  • Check to see if the womb has shrunk to its normal size.
    Examination of your abdomen (if you had a caesarean) to ensure that the wounds are healing. 
  • Examination of breasts and nipples (particularly if you are breastfeeding)
  • Cervical smear test carried out if you haven't had one in the last 3 years 
  • Discussion about contraception 
  • Any other worries and concerns may be discussed