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How long will labour be?

WHO, the World Health Organisation, says that the duration of the first stage of labour (from 5 cm until full cervical dilatation) usually does not extend beyond 12 hours in first labours, or beyond 10 hours in subsequent labours. You can view their labour recommendations by downloading the pdf.

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