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What can I expect during a breech delivery?

C-section

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If you are not having twins and live in the United States then you should expect a c-section for the delivery of a known breech baby.
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Describe the features of a breech delivery and its complications.?

Breech delivery

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basically means delivering first the baby butt then the head. it is very risky because head can get trapped inside the uterus and also hypoxic episodes are more prone in this case of delivery. head is the largest part of the baby so maternal pelvis may not accomodate the head. today in civilised world no one delivers breech unless the baby butt is out and you cant do a cesarean
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Dr. David Bergman answered:

What doctors will do vaginal breech delivery in the home or hospital?

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Unfortunately in this day and age of Medical Malpractice I don't think that you will find any MD who will do a breech delivery in a home. You will be hard pressed to find one who will do a vaginal breech delivery in a hospital. It happens less and less often and the number of MD's experienced in this is diminishing.
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Dr. Walter Kobasa answered:

In a pregnancy where the baby is breech, does the doctor try to invert the baby's position?

Maybe

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You can either do a version or most likely for what is best for you have an elective C/S for breech. Some patients depending on the number of previous deliveries might even attempt a vaginal delivery. Talk with you OB and a plan of action between you and your OB can be determined
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Baby is breech baby at 32 1/2 weeks. A lot of discomfort on rt ribs where baby's head is & left hip/pelvic area. Anything I can do to ease discomfort?

Can try positions

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there are some positions which are thought to increase the chance of your baby turning to head down which might help. You can try getting on your elbows and knees with your head resting on a pillow this can aid the fetus in getting enough room to turn. you can try this for 15-20 minutes at a time, several times a day. it might or might not help but is unlikely to hurt anything!
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Is it possible to turn a breech baby?

Yes

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Version is possible but not greatly successful
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How can I turn a breech baby?

Moxibustion

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I agree with the information that was provided by Dr. Herold and Dr. Ferguson. The following site provides excellent information on how moxibustion can be used for a baby with a breech presentation. http://www.pregnancy.com.au/birth-choices/breech-birth/moxibustion-for-breech-presentation.shtml ** SEE BELOW**
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Is a c-section safer then trying to physically turn a breech baby?

Safer for baby.

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There is no question that a prelabor cesarean section is safer for the fetus than attempted external cephalic version and trial of labor. Having said that, however, a cesarean section is slightly more dangerous for the mother than a successful vaginal delivery (one excess death per 10,000 births), although one can never accurately predict which women will have a successful trial of labor. Talk 2OB
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Will burning a candle by your toe really help turn a breech baby head down?

I do not believe so

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In the event you decide to try that - please make sure to have a fire extinguisher handy.
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What is the most effective way to make a breech baby turn on it's own?

Patience

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About 95% of babies will be in a vertex (head down) presentation at the time of labor. At 32 to 34 weeks about one third are breech, most will turn before labor. After 35 weeks the chance that the baby will turn is decreasing - the only thing that has been shown to increase the likelihood of a breech baby turning is for the woman to assume a knee chest position for fifteen each day.
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