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Suspected fetopelvic disproportion and abnormal lie 

Suspected fetopelvic disproportion and abnormal lie
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Suspected fetopelvic disproportion and abnormal lie
Author(s):

Murray Enkin

, Marc J. N. C. Keirse

, James Neilson

, Caroline Crowther

, Lelia Duley

, Ellen Hodnett

, and Justus Hofmeyr

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780192631732.003.0022
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date: 19 August 2019

Chapter 22 discusses fetopelvic disproportion, which exists when the capacity of the woman’s pelvis is insufficient for the safe vaginal delivery of the baby, and covers shoulder dystocia, breech presentation, external cephalic version for breech presentation, oblique and transverse lie.

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