This entry has no definition yet.

(14 Jan 2009)

presentationmedical dictionary

1. <obstetrics> The relationship of the long axis of the foetus to that of the mother (also called lie)

2. The presenting part, i.e. That portion of the foetus which is touched by the examining finger through the cervix or during labour, is bounded by the girdle of resistance.

Origin: L. Praesentatio

(11 Mar 2008)

presenility, presenium, present, presentation < Prev | Next > presentation, breech, presentation, footling

Bookmark with: icon icon icon icon iconword visualiser Go and visit our forums Community Forums