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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In anterior presentation fetus was dead, dorsosacral position with extreme left deviation of fetal head and neck and extended forelimbs.