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striae gravidarum

stretch marks

2

linea nigra

pigmentation of linea alba

3

assessing abdoment

fundal height (cm), fetal growth, position of fetus, monitoring fetal well-being

4

naegele rule

last normal period-3mo+7 days

5

measuring of fundal height most accurate

20-30 wks
fundal height=gestational age
1 cm increase is expected

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affecting fundal height

obesity
amniotic fluid
multiple gestatoin
fetal size and attitude
position of uterus

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vertex

head is down in pelvis

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denominator

letter represents fetal part
o occ
s sacrum
m mentum
f frontal
ac acromium

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examples

LOL
LOA
LOP
OP
OA
ROL
ROA
ROP

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frank breech

"pouting" arms crossed legs extended

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footling breech

one or both feet extended downward and may exit hte canal first

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engagement

amound of head in brim
done in fifths

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leopold order

1. what part in fundus
2.position of back
3.what part is lying in inlet (head vs. butt)
4. (if not engaged) turn to feet
flexed/deflexed/extended