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buttocks

 [but´oks]
the two fleshy prominences formed by the gluteal muscles on the lower part of the back. Called also breech, clunes, and nates.

but·tocks

(bŭt'oks), [TA] This word is grammatically plural.
The prominence formed by the gluteal muscles of either side.
Synonym(s): nates [TA], clunes ☆ , breech

breech

(brēch)
n.
1. The lower rear portion of the human trunk; the buttocks.
2.
a. A breech presentation or delivery.
b. A fetus in breech presentation.

but·tocks

(bŭt'ŏks)
The two gluteal prominences.
Synonym(s): nates [TA] , breech, clunes.
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I wholeheartedly recommend the LEE Auto Breech Lock Pro for any beginner or experienced case roller who wants to increase production.
However, for those fetuses that persist in the breech position, the options are to deliver the fetus vaginally or by cesarean section (CS).
* To find out the mode of delivery in the pregnant women with term breech presentation.
Royal College of Obstetrics and Gynaecologists (RCOG) and American College of Obstetrics and Gynecologists (ACOG) recommend offering ECV to all suitable patients with breech presentation8-9.
The predisposing factors for breech deliveries include maternal factors (foetopelvic disproportion, soft tissue dystocia, uterine anomalies; pelvic tumors (myoma, ovarian neoplasm, etc.), and grand multipara); placenta factors (placenta previa, cornual placenta (it contributes 73 percent)); liquid factors (polyhydramnios, oligohydramnios); and cord factors (very long cord and very short cord).
An inquest in Ipswich heard that the policy of delivering most breeches by caesarean has meant there is a lack of professionals experienced in vaginal breech deliveries.
It can be breech loaded or muzzle loaded while vehicle mounted and used in a direct or indirect fire mode, or ground mounted and used in the traditional fashion.
Crews should check the breech crank assembly and report any bolts that are loose or missing to their mechanic.
Up to 4% of deliveries are breech births-when the baby is delivered buttocks or feet first, instead of in the head-first position.
In this report, a case of dystocia due to foetal ascites coupled with breech presentation is presented.
Breech was born the son of a blacksmith on February 24, 1897, in rural Lebanon, Missouri.
The study included all singleton vaginal breech births from 1 January to 30 June 2010 of babies weighing [greater than or equal to]800 g, alive at onset of the second stage of labour, and without severe congenital anomaly.