Munro Kerr maneuver

Munro Kerr maneuver

(mŭn-rō′ kĕr)
[John Munro Kerr, Scot. obstetrician, 1868–1955]
A method used before the advent of ultrasonography to assess cephalopelvic disproportion, by manually comparing the size of the fetal head with that of the maternal pelvic brim.
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Munro Kerr,

John Martin, Scottish obstetrician and gynecologist, 1868-1955.
Munro Kerr cesarean section - Synonym(s): Munro Kerr section
Munro Kerr incision
Munro Kerr maneuver
Munro Kerr section - cesarean section that opens the lower uterine segment transversely without displacing the bladder. Synonym(s): Munro Kerr cesarean section
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