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Synonyms for breech

opening in the rear of the barrel of a gun where bullets can be loaded

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1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This week, Kim Kardashian West revealed that she is trying "anything" to turn her baby and avoid a Cesarean delivery, writing on her blog that the documentary Heads Up: The Disappearing Art of Vaginal Breech Delivery had opened her eyes to the option of vaginal delivery of her breech baby.
I play music in the right position and ice my belly in certain spots to get him to squirm out of the breech position.
Her parents, Emma and James Strachan, from Framlingham, Suffolk, had decided against a caesarean section as is common practice for breech babies in the UK.
Up to 4% of women in the UK experience breech birth at the end of pregnancy, where the baby is lying feet or bottom first, as opposed to the normal head-down position.
The researchers found that the physical examination detected just 70 per cent of the breech positions, where the baby comes out feet first.
The article thoroughly itemizes the methodological flaws and clinical problems with the Term Breech Trial and their results state that "most cases of neonatal death and morbidity in the term breech trial cannot be attributed to the mode of delivery" and that the "analysis of outcome after two years has shown no difference between vaginal and abdominal deliveries of breech babies.
That finding contradicts the results of less well-designed retrospective studies suggesting that breech delivery of a nonvertex twin was safe for babies weighing at least 1,500 g, Dr.
The official cause of death was given as Cerebral Hypoxia caused by an unassisted breech delivery.
David wrote that episode without having any understanding as to what the future of the show might be,'' Breech said.
PFU President Larry Breech said his organization is concerned that the amendment to the 1982 Right-to-Farm Law hinders municipalities from protecting its citizens and communities.
Every powder charge and every bullet goes down front end first, not through the breech.
For 3-4 per cent of pregnancies the foetus will be in the breech presentation at term and in most of these cases the approach to delivery is controversial.
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Worn breech assembly components can cause the firing pin to protrude past the face of the breechblock.
But that phenomenon has caused the practice of vaginal breech delivery to wane.