anterior presentation


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anterior presentation

Vertex presentation, see there.
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The fetus was alive with anterior presentation, dorsal position and downward deviation of head between forelimbs and adjacent to sternum with bilateral shoulder flexion as posture.
With a right occiput anterior presentation, the pattern of fascial damage is the mirror image of that associated with left occiput anterior.
Fetal correction with conversion of anterior presentation to posterior presentation was attempted but failed due to reduced diameter of pelvic inlet and large size of dead fetus.

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