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II. SL

English translation: ROA (right occipito-anterior)

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09:20 Dec 1, 2010
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general)
German term or phrase: II. SL
Hallo,

aus einem gyn. Bericht, schwangere Frau.

Kind: II. SL

SL ist Schädellage, meine Frage bezieht sich auf das II. Wie übersetze ich diese Schädellage?

Vielen Dank!
E. D.
Germany
Local time: 04:14
English translation:ROA (right occipito-anterior)
Explanation:
The English equivalent to II. SL appears to be ROA (right occipito-anterior). Please see the explanation in the Wikipedia article on ''Cephalic presentation" i.e. 'Schädellage':

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cephalic_presentation

The vertex presentations are further classified according the position of the occiput, it being right, left, or transverse, and anterior or posterior:

* Left Occipito-Anterior (LOA), Left Occipito-Posterior (LOP), Left Occipito-Transverse (LOT);
* Right Occipito-Anterior (ROA), Right Occipito-Posterior (ROP), Right Occipito-Transverse (ROT);
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David Tracey, PhD
Switzerland
Local time: 04:14
Grading comment
Danke an alle!
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4 +2ROA (right occipito-anterior)
David Tracey, PhD


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ROA (right occipito-anterior)


Explanation:
The English equivalent to II. SL appears to be ROA (right occipito-anterior). Please see the explanation in the Wikipedia article on ''Cephalic presentation" i.e. 'Schädellage':

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cephalic_presentation

The vertex presentations are further classified according the position of the occiput, it being right, left, or transverse, and anterior or posterior:

* Left Occipito-Anterior (LOA), Left Occipito-Posterior (LOP), Left Occipito-Transverse (LOT);
* Right Occipito-Anterior (ROA), Right Occipito-Posterior (ROP), Right Occipito-Transverse (ROT);


David Tracey, PhD
Switzerland
Local time: 04:14
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 1031
Grading comment
Danke an alle!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  MMUlr: I would think so, too -> http://www.pregnancyquestions.us/laboratory-examination.html - http://www.scribd.com/doc/21490479/fetal-position
7 mins
  -> Many thanks, MMUlr.

agree  Harald Moelzer (medical-translator)
19 hrs
  -> Many thanks, Harald.
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