Mutterpass 6 – The Final Examination 

Mutterpass explained in english

This is a 6 part Series of a German Mutterpass being translated into English.

If you have come this far and just gave birth you might still need a postpartum exercise class.  HERE you can sign on to my postpartum recovery class.

The previous posts you can find here.

An introduction to your Mutterpass

Blood results during your pregnancy 

Your medical history

Your pregnancy

Ultrasound examinations 

Mutterpass 6 – The Final Examination

focuses on the final examination in 2 parts.

This part of your Mutterpass is called:

Abschluss-Untersuchungen/ Epikrise in German.

1st part:

Mutterpass 6 - The Final Examination 

These last pages are divided in 3 parts:

  • Schwangerschaft: Pregnancy
  • Geburt: Birth
  • Wochenbett: Postpartal

Mutterpass 6 - The Final Examination 


  • Alter: Age
  • Schwangerschaften: Pregnancies ( including the current )
  • Anzahl der Vorsorge Untersuchungen: Amounts of antenatal examinations
  • Alleinstehend: Single parent
  • Geburten: Births including the current
  • Vor Entbindung in Klinik vorgestellt:  Booking visit
  • Deutsch: German
  • Erst-Untersuchung in SSW: Which pregnancy week was your first examination in pregnancy
  • Stat. Aufenthalt antepartum in Wochen: Hospitalized during pregnancy in weeks

Mutterpass 6 - The Final Examination 


  • Datum: Date
  • SSW:  Pregnancy week
  • Lebendgeburt: Live birth
  • Geschlecht: Gender
  • Geburtsmodus: Birth mode
  • Kindslage: Position of baby
  • Gewicht: Weight
  • Länge/Kopfumfang: Length / head circumference
  • Apgar-Zahl 5/10: Apgar Score after 5 and 10 minutes
  • pH Wert (Nabelarterie ): pH data, taken from umbilical artery
  • Auffällige Fehlbildungen:  Noticeable teragonetics
  • Besonderheiten: Anomalies

Documentation of Wochenbett in Mutterpass


  • Wochenbett normal: Postpartum period normal
  • Gyn. Befund normal: Gynecological findings normal yes or no
  • HB: Hämoglobin level
  • RR: Blood pressure
  • Anti D Prophylaxe: Anti D given
  • Beratung über ausreichende Jodzufuhr: Guidance about adequate iodine supply while breast feeding
  • Besonderheiten: Anomalies
  • Blutgruppe beim Kind: Blood group infant
  • direkter Coomstest: direct Cooms test positiv or negativ
  • Kind unauffällig entlassen am: Discarge date of infant
  • Kind verlegt am: Infant transfered
  • Kind verstorben am: Infant dead
Abschlussuntersuchung documented in Mutterpass

Mutterpass 6 – The Final Examination  Second  Part

We have reached the last page of your Mutterpass. Which details the first visit after birth with your OBGYN. This list takes place approximately 6-8 weeks after giving birth. It will document all anomalies during your post partum period.

(Women are adviced to visit their gynecologist at about 6-8 weeks after birth, if it is earlier or later, fine too )

Documentation will include

  • Gynäkologischer Befund unauffällig: Gynaecological examination without pathological findings
  • RR: Blood pressure
  • Urin Z pos/ E pos: Urine- sugar pos, protein pos
  • Sediment o.b.
  • Besonderheiten: Anomalies
  • Mutter stillt: Mother is breast feeding
  • Hat nicht gestillt: Did not breast feed
  • Hat abgestillt: Did wean

Kind – Child

  • U 3 durchgeführt: U3 performed
  • Lebt und ist gesund: Alive and healthy
  • Ist lt. U 3 behandlungsbedüftig: Needs treatment according to U3
  • Ist verstorben am: Deceased on

Lots of love & Go leor de ghrá, 

Signatur from Midwife in Berlin Katrin O'Malley

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