Leopold maneuvers

Le·o·pold ma·neu·vers

(lā'ō-pold),
four maneuvers employed to determine fetal position: 1) determination of what is in the fundus; 2) evaluation of the fetal back and extremities; 3) palpation of the presenting part above the symphysis; 4) determination of the direction and degree of flexion of the head.

Le·o·pold ma·neu·vers

(lā'ŏ-pōld mă-nū'vĕrz)
Four maneuvers employed to determine fetal position: 1) determination of what is in the fundus; 2) evaluation of the fetal back and extremities; 3) palpation of the presenting part above the symphysis; and 4) determination of the direction and degree of flexion of the head.

Leopold,

Christian Gerhard, German gynecologist, 1846-1911.
Leopold maneuvers - four maneuvers employed to determine fetal position.
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