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A 20-year-old female asked:

Went to docs and she said baby is in permanent head down position. and wont be flipping any more. how do babies end up bottom down then sometimes?

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Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine 59 years experience
"Breech": A small number of babies will settle botton down in the birst canal (calledd "breech" deliveries. Usually these pregnancies are now handled by C Section! Hope this info helps Dr Z

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Last updated Nov 19, 2014

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