frontoanterior position

[ frŭn′tō-ăn-tîrē-ər ]

n.

A cephalic presentation of the fetus with the forehead directed toward either the right or left front quarter of the mother's pelvis.

Nearby words

  1. frontlist,
  2. frontman,
  3. fronto,
  4. fronto-,
  5. fronto-occipital,
  6. frontogenesis,
  7. frontolysis,
  8. frontomalar,
  9. frontomaxillary,
  10. fronton


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