38 week baby is in a breech position?

Answer There is no escaping the fact that it is more dangerous for the baby to be delivered by the breech as the baby's head is supposed to go through the pelvis first as it is the widest part of the baby... Read More »

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Should you be worried if you are 32 weeks pregnant and the baby is still in breech position?

Answer Not at all. Most babies do not turn until they are closer to the big day. 2 of mine did not turn until the day before. I would not worry.

What is a breech position of the fetus?

The term breech position refers to a fetus that is positioned in the womb in any other position than head-down. If the fetus does not turn prior to delivery, the baby's delivery is called a breech ... Read More »

What is a footling breech position?

footling breech (in which one leg or both legs are positioned to enter the birth canal)

What is a complete breech position?

complete breech (in which the baby's legs are crossed under and in front of the body)