frank breech

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Synonyms for frank breech

position of a fetus in which the buttocks are present at the maternal pelvic outlet

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The ideal vaginal breech presentation is a frank breech position in which baby's buttocks are down and the legs are in pike position, hips flexed, and knees straight.
A frank breech presentation is associated with a 20%-40% incidence of DDH, a situation in which many experts call for automatic screening.
frank breech positioning without hyperextended head; and
Each woman had an uncomplicated complete or frank breech at more than 37 weeks' gestation.
Over the past 2 decades, standards have gradually loosened concerning candidates to be considered for a trial of labor, including women with two, three, or even four previous cesarean sections and those with frank breech presentations, macrosomia, and twins.