podalic


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podalic

 [po-dal´ik]
pertaining to or by means of the feet, as podalic version.

po·dal·ic

(pō-dal'ik),
Relating to the foot.
[G. pous (pod-), foot]

podalic

/po·dal·ic/ (po-dal´ik) accomplished by means of the feet; see under version.

podalic

[pōdal′ik]
Etymology: Gk, pous, foot
pertaining to the feet.

po·dal·ic

(pō-dal'ik)
Relating to the foot.
[G. pous (pod-), foot]
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The delivery was defined by obstetric indication so that 9 patients had normal delivery and 5 patients had their deliveries by cesarean section, one of which was because of failed induction, and 4 of them due to a podalic presentation.
My podalic problem has been brought into focus because this is National Footcare Week.
6% and internal podalic version was done in 4 cases for second baby.
This approach is also useful when breech extraction of a second twin becomes difficult, and in cases involving podalic version of a second twin.
Any case with presentation other than breech where attempts were made to deliver by internal podalic version were excluded.
There are several risk factors for rupture uterus like multi parity (5) uterotonic drugs, placenta percreta (6), CPD, mal position, mal presentation, internal podalic version, perforation of uterus during MTP, instrumental delivery, and scarred uterus following operations on uterus like caesarean section, myomectomy, utericuloplasty.