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.

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