longitudinal presentation


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longitudinal presentation

Presentation in which the long axis of the fetus is parallel to the long axis of the mother.
See also: presentation
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The fetus was present in normal anterior longitudinal presentation with no postural abnormality.
The fetus was live and presented in anterior longitudinal presentation, dorso-sacral position with normal posture.
The fetus was found in anterior longitudinal presentation with slightly upward deviated head.

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