lithotomy position

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Noun1.lithotomy position - a position lying on your back with knees bent and thighs apart; assumed for vaginal or rectal examination
posture, attitude, position - the arrangement of the body and its limbs; "he assumed an attitude of surrender"
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pelvic exams during antenatal care, dorsal lithotomy positions during birth, post-delivery uterine massage, and C-sections), while holding onto traditional birthing practices (i.
The elastic foam location within the mock pelvis is adjustable to allow for the simulated biopsy to be performed in left lateral decubitus or lithotomy positions.