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Definition of Midwife assistant

Midwife assistant: A person who assists a midwife with prenatal care, childbirth education, delivery, and postnatal care. Also known as labor assistant.

Source: MedTerms™ Medical Dictionary
Last Editorial Review: 3/19/2012

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