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Breech presentation

Introduction: Breech presentation

Description of Breech presentation

Breech presentation (medical condition): Pregnancy with fetus reversed with head up....more »

See also:

Breech pregnancy:
  »Introduction: Breech pregnancy
  »Symptoms of Breech pregnancy
  »Tests for Breech pregnancy
  »Treatments for Breech pregnancy

Breech presentation: A malpresentation of the FETUS at near term or during OBSTETRIC LABOR with the fetal cephalic pole in the fundus of the UTERUS. There are three types of breech: the complete breech with flexed hips and knees; the incomplete breech with one or both hips partially or fully extended; the frank breech with flexed hips and extended knees.
Source: Diseases Database

Breech presentation: A malpresentation of the FETUS at near term or during OBSTETRIC LABOR with the fetal cephalic pole in the fundus of the UTERUS. There are three types of breech: the complete breech with flexed hips and knees; the incomplete breech with one or both hips partially or fully extended; the frank breech with flexed hips and extended knees.
Source: MeSH 2007

Breech presentation: Related Topics

These medical condition or symptom topics may be relevant to medical information for Breech presentation:

Breech presentation as a Disease

Breech presentation: Another name for Breech pregnancy (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Breech pregnancy
  »Symptoms of Breech pregnancy
  »Treatments for Breech pregnancy

Breech presentation: Related Diseases

Breech presentation: Breech presentation is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Breech presentation (Breech pregnancy)

Some of the symptoms of Breech presentation incude:

  • Reversed presentation of the fetus with head upwards
  • Bottom of fetus near the vagina
  • Head of fetus upwards

Treatments for Breech presentation (Breech pregnancy)

Treatments for Breech presentation (Breech pregnancy) include:

  • Watchful waiting - babies will often turn themselves.
  • Certain exercises to turn the baby
  • Manipulation to turn the baby
  • Vaginal breech delivery
  • Foreceps

Treatment of Breech presentation: For more treatment information about Breech presentation, see treatment of Breech pregnancy (Breech presentation)

Breech presentation: Related Disease Topics

These medical disease topics may be related to Breech presentation:

Terms associated with Breech presentation:

Terms Similar to Breech presentation:

  • Fetal Presentation, Breech
  • Labor Presentation, Breech
  • Presentation, Breech

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Breech presentation

Source - MeSH 2007

Hierarchical classifications of Breech presentation

The following list attempts to classify Breech presentation into categories where each line is subset of the next.

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

External links related to: Breech presentation

Source: Diseases Database

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