nägele obliquity

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Nägele obliquity Nä·ge·le obliquity (nā'gə-lē', něg'ə-lə)
Inclination of the fetal head in cases of flat pelvis so that the anterior parietal bone presents to the birth canal. Also called anterior asynclitism.

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