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Breech Presentation

A malpresentation of the FETUS at near term or during OBSTETRIC LABOR with the fetal cephalic pole in the fundus of the UTERUS. There are three types of breech: the complete breech with flexed hips and knees; the incomplete breech with one or both hips partially or fully extended; the frank breech with flexed hips and extended knees.
Also Known As:
Complete Breech; Frank Breech Presentation; Incomplete Breech; Breech Fetal Presentation; Breech Labor Presentation; Breech Presentation, Frank; Breech, Complete; Breech, Incomplete; Presentation, Breech Fetal; Presentation, Breech Labor; Presentation, Frank Breech; Fetal Presentation, Breech; Labor Presentation, Breech; Presentation, Breech
Networked: 820 relevant articles (21 outcomes, 99 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Wounds and Injuries (Trauma)
2. Fetal Distress
3. Cephalopelvic Disproportion
4. Dystocia
5. Pre-Eclampsia (Preeclampsia)

Experts

1. Hofmeyr, G J: 12 articles (01/2006 - 01/2000)
2. Hofmeyr, G Justus: 8 articles (01/2015 - 01/2012)
3. Kok, Marjolein: 6 articles (05/2015 - 08/2008)
4. Nassar, Natasha: 5 articles (01/2013 - 08/2003)
5. Peat, Brian: 5 articles (01/2012 - 08/2003)
6. Hannah, Mary E: 5 articles (04/2006 - 02/2002)
7. Roberts, Christine L: 5 articles (03/2006 - 08/2003)
8. Lau, T K: 4 articles (06/2015 - 03/2000)
9. Vlemmix, Floortje: 4 articles (05/2015 - 03/2013)
10. Hutton, Eileen K: 4 articles (01/2015 - 07/2003)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Breech Presentation:
1. Oxytocin (Pitocin)FDA LinkGeneric
2. Ritodrine (Yutopar)FDA Link
3. Bupivacaine (Bupivacaine Hydrochloride)FDA LinkGeneric
4. Thyrotropin (Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone)FDA Link
5. Terbutaline (Brethaire)FDA LinkGeneric
6. Dinoprostone (PGE2)FDA Link
7. OxytocicsIBA
8. Sufentanil (Sufenta)FDA LinkGeneric
9. Growth Hormone (Somatotropin)IBA
10. salicylhydroxamic acid (SHAM)IBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Cesarean Section (Caesarean Section)
2. Moxibustion
3. Fetal Version (External Cephalic Version)
4. Tocolysis
5. Acupuncture Points (Acupuncture Point)