breech birth

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breech birth

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Noun1.breech birth - delivery of an infant whose feet or buttocks appear first
obstetrical delivery, delivery - the act of delivering a child
frank breech, frank breech delivery - position of a fetus in which the buttocks are present at the maternal pelvic outlet
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breech birth

nparto podalico
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She said: "When the NHS was first formed it was to look after people from cradle to grave and for me, it was literally from being born because I was a breach birth so a consultant turned up to help my mum give birth to me.
Sarah, a doctor from Low Fell, Gateshead, said: "Our children had to go to my parents and thankfully Santa had been before I went into labour otherwise I might have had a bit of bother!" "It was a breach birth and really quick but he is healthy and doing well.
When I was going in after she went into a breach birth position I just thought it was going to happen again - that we'd lose her."
there was the consultant advising me of the risks of a breach birth. Husb was pale and convinced.
A newly-trained emergency call taker yesterday described how she talked a pregnant woman through a complicated breach birth over the phone.
Despite arriving three months early in a dangerous breach birth, contracting deadly meningitis and almost going blind, she has survived against all odds to reach her first birthday.
After medical stock footage vividly showing a breach birth (under voiceover narration summarizing Bataille's controversial legacy), pic begins in earnest with a gaunt Edward Scissorhands-looking young man masturbating while two women--disguised in giant top hats, their breasts and bellies painted like puppet faces--tap-dance on a club stage.
It was a breach birth so she wasn't able to clear her lungs properly, she needed some extra help.
Throughout the narrative there is little conflict between the duke and his younger brother--it is primarily a story of the duke's struggle with his mother, a struggle that began when the duke was born by breach-birth which resulted in his mother naming him Wusheng [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] (Breach Birth) and "subsequently detesting him [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] (Yang, Zuozhuan zhu, Yin 1.4, 10-15).