occurs during childbirth, often pathological. Causes: inflammatory and dystrophic processes, childbirth - a large fetus, fast, “operational”, rigidity of the cervix. Usually accompanied by bleeding, starting after the birth of a child. The blood flowing is scarlet. The bleeding continues after the expulsion of the afterbirth, despite the good reduction of the uterus. The diagnosis is confirmed by inspection with the help of vaginal mirrors. Treatment: tears are sutured with catgut, carefully matching their edges.