[ măl′prĕz-ən-tā′shən ]
Presentation of a part of a fetus other than the back of the head during parturition.
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Example sentences from the Web for malpresentation
If there is malpresentation of the fetus it will hinder progress until rectified, as in difficult parturition.
Then, if the ear can be reached, the correction of the malpresentation may be attempted as above described.