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Breech Birth

  • By: Navid Ezra
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

Most babies are born head first because they are in a head-down position in the mother's uterus. When a baby is positioned so that the feet are first to exit the womb, it is called a breech birth or breech baby. ...

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