\pɹˌɛzəntˈe͡ɪʃən], \pɹˌɛzəntˈeɪʃən], \p_ɹ_ˌɛ_z_ə_n_t_ˈeɪ_ʃ_ə_n]\
Definitions of PRESENTATION
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By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
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By William R. Warner
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By James Champlin Fernald
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
The part of a foetus which is felt presenting, on examination per vaginam. When the head presents, and especially the vertex, or the feet, knees, or breech, the presentation is said to be natural; when any other part, preternatural; and the labour is styled perverse or preternatural, Parodyn'ia seu Dysto'cia perver'sa, Cross-birth, (F.) Accouchement contre nature. When any part besides the head, feet, knees, or breech presents, the operation of turning becomes necessary. See Parturition.
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By Willam Alexander Newman Dorland
The part of the fetus that is in advance at the beginning of labor. Normally, either of the two poles, vertex or breech, presents in the os uteri; abnormally the following parts present; the arm, brow, cord, ear, face, foot, knee, pelvis, shoulder. Normal p's and most abnormal p's are longitudinal, the long axis of the child's body corresponding with the long axis of the mothers body. Occasionally the presentation. is transverse. [Lat.]
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