sacrotransverse position

sacrotransverse position
a position of the fetus in breech presentation in labor, with its sacrum directed toward the right (RST) or left (LST) iliac fossa of the maternal pelvis.

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  • position — 1. An attitude, posture, or place occupied. 2. Posture or attitude assumed by a patient for comfort and to facilitate the performance of diagnostic, surgical, or therapeutic procedures. 3. In obstetrics, the relation of an arbitrarily chosen …   Medical dictionary

  • sacrotransverse — sa·cro·trans·verse (sa″kro trans vərsґ) relating to the direction of the fetal sacrum in breech presentation; see under position …   Medical dictionary

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  • LST — Abbreviation for left sacrotransverse position. * * * lateral spinothalamic tract; lateral spreading tumor; left sacrotransverse [fetal position]; leishmanin skin test; life sustaining treatment * * * left sacrotransverse; see sacrotransverse… …   Medical dictionary

  • RST — Abbreviation for right sacrotransverse position. * * * radiosensitivity test; rapid surfactant test; reagin screen test; repeated significance test; right sacrotransverse [fetal position]; rubrospinal tract * * * right sacrotransverse; see… …   Medical dictionary

  • SDT — sensory detection theory; right sacrotransverse [fetal position, Lat. sacrodextra transversa]; signal detection theory; singledonor transfusion; speech detection threshold * * * [L.] sacro dextra transversa (right sacrotransverse, a position of… …   Medical dictionary

  • SLT — left sacrotransverse [fetal position, Lat. sacrolaeva transversa]; selective laser trabeculoplasty [for treatment of glaucoma]; single lumen tube; single lung transplantation; smokeless tobacco; solid logic technology * * * [L.] sacro laeva… …   Medical dictionary

  • SDt — standard deviation of total scores * * * [L.] sacro dextra transversa (right sacrotransverse, a position of the fetus; see position) …   Medical dictionary

  • LST — • lateral spinothalamic tract; • lateral spreading tumor; • left sacrotransverse [fetal position]; • leishmanin skin test; • life sustaining treatment …   Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations

  • RST — • radiosensitivity test; • rapid surfactant test; • reagin screen test; • repeated significance test; • right sacrotransverse [fetal position]; • rubrospinal tract …   Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations

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