If Baby Is Breech, Technology Might Help
...rasound can be valuable in detecting breech babies.
Once the ultrasound confirms a breech presentation, they explained, a technique called external cephalic
version can be done. This involves external manipulation to turn the baby in the womb to a head-first position.
It's typically done at week 35 or 3...
Breech Birth May Be Determined by Genes
...livered in breech presentation had more than twice the risk of breech delivery in their own first pregnancies compared with men and women who had been cephalic
presentations," Nordtveit said.
The strongest risks for breech delivery were found for vaginally delivered babies and were equally strong for men ...
Cephalic in Medical Products
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Description:...ft-Heart Lead. The Alliance CDS has a patented coronary sinus curve that allows for quick and easy access to the coronary sinus from the subclavian or cephalic
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Cephalic in Medical Dictionary
... Anencephaly is a cephalic
disorder that results from a neural tube defect that occurs when the cephalic
(head) end of the neural tube fails to close, usua... : A neural tube defect (NTD) that occurs when the cephalic
(head) end ... The Fetal Concerns Program assi...
Cephalic in Biological News
Study confirms that low-calorie sweeteners are helpful in weight control
... release, the bodys supposed reaction to non-caloric sweet taste, is cited as the potential mechanism for overeating. The problem is that there is no cephalic
phase insulin release in humans following the ingestion of aspartame, as demonstrated by Abdallah et al (1997) and not referenced here.
Cephalic in Biological Dictionary
Head. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (Redirected from Cephalic
) ... In anatomy, the head of an animal is the rostral part (from anatomical position) ... In human anatomy, the cephalic
vein is a superficial vein of the upper limb. It is also called the antecubital vein. Cep...