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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Elsewhere, Trixie (Helen George) helps a pregnant stripper with a breech birth, while Nurse Crane (Linda Bassett) cares for an elderly Jewish woman dying of bowel cancer.
It is thought he died as a result of hypoxia, a lack of oxygen, following a traumatic breech birth.
The baby had been starved of oxygen during a breech birth and suffered brain damage.
The reason for my attendance was to stand on an international stage and present the findings of the UTS research I had been involved in, surrounding womens experiences of a planned vaginal breech birth.
Up to 4% of women in the UK experience breech birth at the end of pregnancy, where the baby is lying feet or bottom first, as opposed to the normal head-down position.
The model is equipped to present scenarios such as post-partum haemorrhage, breech birth and forceps delivery in a real life way.
The BHWs refer high-risk cases, such as breech birth in first-time moms, teenage births and pregnant women with hypertension and diabetes, to Bicol Medical Center in Naga City," Emerenciana says.
Further analysis could not identify pregnancy related factors that placed women at low versus high risk of poor neonatal outcome during vaginal breech birth.
But clinic staff presented her with an 8lb 4oz girl delivered by breech birth.
Her breech birth had displaced a hip, and she'd had to wear shoes with a bar between them.
Small fetal size: a risk factor for breech birth at term.