fetal lie

fetal lie

the relationship of the long axis of the fetus to the long axis of the mother. See also fetal presentation.
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The Robson system classifies all deliveries into one of ten groups on the basis of obstetric history, onset of labour, fetal lie, number of neonates, and gestational age.
As such, the ultrasound report noted the anatomy appeared normal, with the qualification that the view was limited due to fetal lie.
Patients with multiple pregnancy, intra-uterine death, previous uterine surgery and abnormal fetal lie were excluded.