podalic

podalic
adj. of the feet, pertaining to the feet

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  • podalic — pōˈdalik adjective Etymology: pod + al + ic : of, relating to, or by means of the feet used podalic version in the child s delivery …   Useful english dictionary

  • Podalic version — is an obstetric procedure wherein the fetus is turned within the womb such that one or both feet present through the cervix during childbirth. It is used most often in cases where the fetus lies transversely or in another abnormal position in the …   Wikipedia

  • podalic version — internal podalic version a procedure in which the position of a fetus in the uterus is altered so that its feet will emerge first at birth. It is used mainly to deliver a second twin that is presenting transversely or obliquely. See also:… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • podalic — /poh dal ik/, adj. Med. pertaining to the feet. [1885 90; podal of the feet (see POD , AL1) + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • podalic — Relating to the foot. [G. pous (pod ), foot] * * * po·dal·ic pō dal ik adj of, relating to, or by means of the feet specif being an obstetric version in which the fetus is turned so that the feet emerge first in delivery * * * po·dal·ic (pə… …   Medical dictionary

  • podalic — po·dal·ic …   English syllables

  • podalic —   a. pertaining to feet …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • internal podalic version — podalic version …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • podalic version — altering the position of a fetus in the uterus so that its feet will emerge first at birth. See also version. * * * version in which one or both lower limbs of the fetus are brought down into the maternal pelvis …   Medical dictionary

  • Поворот На Ножку (Podalic Version) — изменение положения плода в матке, в результате которого во время родов его стопы будут выходить первыми. См. также Поворот. Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

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