extraction

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one's ancestors or their character or one's ancestral derivation

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properties attributable to your ancestry

the action of taking out something (especially using effort or force)

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In another study--a review of 362 consecutive twin deliveries--only 4 cases of birth trauma occurred, and only 1 of those was associated with vaginal breech extraction.
An alternative to primary breech extraction in these cases is in-trapartum external version of the second twin.
A problem with attempting version, according to the results of a study comparing 40 sets of twins delivered by primary C-section, 55 sets of twins managed by primary breech extraction, and 41 sets by planned external version of the second twin, is that while external version itself was quite successful, only 46% of patients delivered vaginally following successful version.
By contrast, 96% of those with a planned breech extraction delivered vaginally.
Rupture is more likely following breech extraction, obstructed labor, abnormal fetal presentation, and midforceps delivery.