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Diagram?

(7 Posts)
Iammad Fri 18-Dec-15 12:50:13

Saw consultant today and he has drawn this diagram in the 5th palpable bit.
I haven't a clue what it means.
Anybody know?

DinoSnores Fri 18-Dec-15 12:57:17

Baby head down, back towards the left side - just a guess, but doctors draw the body as they are looking at it so that's how I'd interpret it.

CultureSucksDownWords Fri 18-Dec-15 13:00:17

He's written "Ceph" i think which is short for cephalic, which means head first. I agree with DinoSnores about the diagram itself.

Iammad Fri 18-Dec-15 13:05:21

Lol thanks, I knew what ceph ment but not the drawing.

DropYourSword Fri 18-Dec-15 13:09:53

Circle is baby's head, curved line is baby's spine and rump. Surrounding jellyfish is the uterus. Shows baby is LOA/LOT position.

ayria Fri 18-Dec-15 13:31:12

I never had any pictures like that drawn in my notes. Odd. I wish they would explain what they write though, it's annoying. Drop's explanation makes sense.

Iammad Fri 18-Dec-15 14:53:42

Thank you, that does sound right dropyoursward! As had the quickist scan ever to check babys position as the midwifes were not sure if head down or breech.

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