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Imagine that a woman is in the final week of her pregnancy. Her doctor gives her an injection of oxytocin. Describe the internal events that would...


1.     Imagine that a woman is in the final week of her pregnancy. Her doctor gives her an injection of oxytocin. Describe the internal events that would likely occur.

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Oxytocin induces contractions in the uterus and intensifies labor... View the full answer

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The woman would bear vigorous contractions of her uterine muscles. This is due to the fact in women;... View the full answer

Oxytocin is a neuropeptide that is synthesized centrally in the paraventricular and supraoptic... View the full answer

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