Occipitomental



occipitomental oc·cip·i·to·men·tal (ŏk-sĭp’ĭ-tō-měn’tl)
adj.
Of or relating to the occiput and the chin.

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    occipitomental diameter n. The diameter of the fetal head from the external occipital protuberance to the midpoint of the chin.

  • Occipitoposterior position

    occipitoposterior position oc·cip·i·to·pos·te·ri·or position (ŏk-sĭp’ĭ-tō-pŏ-stēr’ē-ər, -pō-) n. A cephalic presentation of the fetus with the occiput turned toward either the right or left rear quarter of the mother’s pelvis.



  • Occipitotransverse position

    occipitotransverse position oc·cip·i·to·trans·verse position (ŏk-sĭp’ĭ-tō-trāns-vûrs’, -trānz-, -trāns’vûrs’, -trānz’-) n. A cephalic presentation of the fetus in which the occiput is turned toward either the right or left iliac fossa of the mother’s pelvis.

  • Occiput

    [ok-suh-puht, -puh t] /ˈɒk səˌpʌt, -pət/ noun, plural occiputs, occipita [ok-sip-i-tuh] /ɒkˈsɪp ɪ tə/ (Show IPA). Anatomy. 1. the back part of the head or skull. /ˈɒksɪˌpʌt; -pət/ noun (pl) occiputs, occipita (ɒkˈsɪpɪtə) 1. the back part of the head or skull occiput oc·ci·put (ŏk’sə-pŭt’, -pət) n. pl. oc·ci·puts or oc·cip·i·ta (ŏk-sĭp’ĭ-tə) The back part […]



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