presentation

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Related to posterior presentation: breech presentation, anterior presentation
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Breech and posterior presentations should be delivered as rapidly as possible.
It could be fetal distress, persistent posterior presentation, a breech, twins, a hemorrhage, or a retained placenta.
I have become increasingly frustrated and angered that posterior presentation [back of baby's head toward mother's back] and its ensuring complications in labor and delivery have accounted for an inordinate increase in cesarean sections.

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