pelvic version

n.

Version in which a transverse or an oblique presentation is converted into a pelvic presentation by manipulating the buttocks of the fetus.

Nearby words

  1. pelvic plane of inlet,
  2. pelvic plane of least dimensions,
  3. pelvic plane of outlet,
  4. pelvic pole,
  5. pelvic splanchnic nerve,
  6. pelvic-floor exercises,
  7. pelvicephalography,
  8. pelvicephalometry,
  9. pelvifixation,
  10. pelvilithotomy


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