Birth injuries associated with Cephalopelvic Disproportion

Prolonged labor causes oxygen deprivation of the fetus (birth asphyxia). It can lead to hypoxic-ischaemic encephalopathy, cerebral palsy. Further, it can cause developmental delays.  Trauma during birth due to CPD can lead to intracranial hemorrhages. In case of Shoulder dystocia: It can lead to brachial plexus injuries, Erb’s Palsy, Klumpke’s Palsy Umbilical Cord prolapse.

Question: What is another term for intracranial hemorrhages?

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