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Is cephalic presentation is good for normal delivery?

Cephalic presentation
This is why we say a baby is 'crowning'. In most cases of vertex presentation, the back of the baby's head (called the occiput) is toward the front (anterior) of the mother's pelvis. This presentation is called occiput anterior, and is considered the best position for a vaginal delivery.

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In this manner, is normal delivery possible in cephalic presentation?

Outlook. Many types of presentations are possible right before childbirth. The most common is a cephalic presentation, head-first, facing down, with the baby's chin tucked in. Even if your baby is in a position other than cephalic, they can still come through the birth canal without harm.

Likewise, why cephalic presentation is most common? A cephalic presentation or head presentation or head-first presentation is a situation at childbirth where the fetus is in a longitudinal lie and the head enters the pelvis first; the most common form of cephalic presentation is the vertex presentation where the occiput is the leading part (the part that first enters

Herein, which baby position is best for normal delivery?

The best position for your baby to be in for labour and birth is head down, facing your back - so that their back is towards the front of your tummy. This is called the occipito-anterior position. It allows them to move more easily through the pelvis.

What is normal fetal presentation at delivery?

Normally, the position of a fetus is facing rearward (toward the woman's back) with the face and body angled to one side and the neck flexed, and presentation is head first. An abnormal position is facing forward, and abnormal presentations include face, brow, breech, and shoulder.

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