External cephalic version has emerged as a valuable tool in the management of breech presentation
resulting in significant reduction in cesarean section rate of upto 33%15.
In the differential diagnosis of acute scrotum, testicular torsion, appendix testicular torsion, repairable or strangulated inguinal hernia, trauma caused by breech presentation
, hematocele, scrotal abscess, malignancy, ectopic spleen and ectopic adrenal gland should be kept in mind, though rarely observed in the neonatal period.
We recommend using measures to turn the baby (external cephalic version) to prevent breech presentation
at birth and counselling women who want to proceed with a vaginal breech birth.
In this report, a case of dystocia due to foetal ascites coupled with breech presentation
Planned caesarean section versus planned vaginal birth for breech presentation
at term: A randomised multicentre trial.
16) Obesity and breech presentation
in older maternal age are other risk factors implicated in cesarean deliveries at advanced maternal age.
He hopes to reintroduce critical delivery skills into the field, and raise awareness that breech presentation
of babies does not always necessitate C-section deliveries.
A C-section was performed due to a breech presentation
For infants with a breech presentation
, however, cesarean delivery is associated with reduced neonatal mortality.
For breech presentation
, caesarean section, either antepartum (OR 0.
100 women with breech presentation
at 37 to 40 weeks received hypnotherapy from Mehl.
The advantage of using moxa to turn a breech presentation
is that there are very few, if any, side effects for the baby or the mother-to-be.