Hyperextension of Cervical Spines in Face Presentation Diagnosed by Fetal Sonography
作者: Chang-Cheng WuYu-Chi WangFung-Wei ChangWei-Hwa Chen
作者单位: 1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Tri-Service General Hospital, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan
刊名: Taiwanese Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology, 2005, Vol.44 (2), pp.162-163
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/S1028-4559(09)60130-3
关键词: cervical spinesface presentationhyperextension
原始语种摘要: Summary(#br)Objective(#br)Traditionally, face presentation is diagnosed by palpation of the fetal nose, chin, mouth and orbital ridges. The fetal occiput is usually in contact with the back because of the hyperextensive posture of the fetus. We report a case of face presentation which was diagnosed by the demonstration of hyperextension of the cervical spines on fetal sonography.(#br)Case Report(#br)A 28-year-old woman (gravida 1, para 0) who had been pregnant for 41 and 1/7 weeks was admitted for induction of labor due to over-term pregnancy. The cephalic presentation had already been reported to her in her regular antenatal clinic. Fetal sonography revealed hyperextension of the cervical spines. During vaginal examination, the fetal nose was palpated and the mentoposterior position was...
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