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litzmann obliquity in Medicine

Litzmann obliquity

(lĭtsmən, -män′)
  1. Inclination of the fetal head so that the biparietal diameter is oblique in relation to the plane of the pelvic brim, the posterior parietal bone presenting to the birth canal.posterior asynclitism
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