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cephalopelvic disproportion

[¦sef·ə·lō¦pel·vik ‚dis·prə′pȯr·shən]
(medicine)
A condition in which the fetus is unable to pass safely through the pelvis during labor because of pelvic contraction, an unfavorable fetal position, or a large fetal head in relation to pelvic size. Abbreviated CPD.
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Different Indications for Caesarean Section Indication of CS Number Percentage Cephalo-Pelvic Disproportion 174 34.
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The most common cause of un-engaged head was deflexed head in 28(28%) women Cephalopelvic disproportion (CPD) in 18(18) loop of the cord around the neck in 4(4%) placenta previa type 1 and 2 (anterior) in 4(4%) and hydrocephalus in 1(1%).
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