cephalic version

noun

another name for version (def. 5)

Nearby words

  1. cephalic index,
  2. cephalic pole,
  3. cephalic presentation,
  4. cephalic tetanus,
  5. cephalic vein,
  6. cephalin,
  7. cephalitis,
  8. cephalization,
  9. cephalo-,
  10. cephalocaudal axis

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Medicine definitions for cephalic version

cephalic version

n.

Version in which the fetus is turned so that the head presents.

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