Working...
Welcome to Nucleus Catalog.
My Lightbox
Shoulder Dystocia Birth Injury
Item ID: exhR0031   Source ID: 2

Description: This medical exhibit pictures a mid-line cut-away view of a normal vaginal delivery with a classic depiction of the birthing injury shoulder dystocia, with subsequent stretching and injury of the baby's brachial plexus. The baby's shoulder is partially trapped beneath the mother's pubic symphysis (pubic bone). As the deliverer exerts more pressure to extract the baby,... More

X

This medical exhibit pictures a mid-line cut-away view of a normal vaginal delivery with a classic depiction of the birthing injury shoulder dystocia, with subsequent stretching and injury of the baby's brachial plexus. The baby's shoulder is partially trapped beneath the mother's pubic symphysis (pubic bone). As the deliverer exerts more pressure to extract the baby, the brachial plexus nerves stretch and are injured.

Max Image Size: 2617 pixels wide by 1872 pixels high


 
Recent Comments
 

No comments have been posted.


 
Post a Comment