Nagele, Franz K.

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Franz K., German obstetrician, 1777-1851.
Nägele maneuver
Nägele obliquity - inclination of the fetal head in cases of flat pelvis, the anterior parietal bone presenting to the parturient canal. Synonym(s): anterior asynclitism
Nägele pelvis - an obliquely contracted or unilateral synostotic pelvis.
Nägele rule - estimates date of delivery by counting back three months from the first day of the last menstrual period and adding seven days.
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