breech birth

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Synonyms for breech birth

delivery of an infant whose feet or buttocks appear first

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She questioned the validity of the research into breach birth risks and encouraged me to go for a natural birth saying, I'd done it before.
That's when I instigated the breach birth protocol and began giving instructions.
It can cause problems in pregnancy because the baby can not turn around in the womb easily, resulting in a breach birth.
This one was a breach birth, meaning the baby left the womb feet first.
She'd had a breach birth and her foal had died so we drove down and picked her up straight away.
She is being raised apart from her mum, by keepers Tracey Roberts and Ranae Zammit, following her difficult breach birth in Sydney's Taronga Zoo.
It was a breach birth and the tide was coming in so the ambulance men had to come and carry me through the sea to mainland.
Hospital consultant Dr Jonathan Bambridge said, 'Despite a breach birth the delivery was uneventful.
She said: "Rhys was going to be a breach birth but, right at the last minute as Thomas was coming out, he kicked his brother, who then came out the right way afterwards.
He added: "The only reason my father wasn't killed was because his was a breach birth.
Doctors delivered the couple's first daughter Sabrina by emergency caesarean in the early hours of Tuesday after noticing signs of a breach birth.