Cephalopelvic Disproportion (Pregnancy & Parenting)
The above information on cephalopelvic disproportion (CPD) was excerpted from our article, Caesarean Myths Exploded.
Cephalopelvic disproportion (CPD): the baby's head is too large to fit through the pelvic outlet, or the mother's outlet is not opening enough to admit the baby's head.
Cephalopelvic disproportion - Circumstance in which the baby's head won't fit through the mother's pelvis ...
Cephalopelvic Disproportion - Term for when the baby's head will not fit through the mother's pelvis.
What Is Cephalopelvic Disproportion?
Labor could stop progressing for several reasons, including cephalopelvic disproportion -- when the infant's head is too large for the mother's pelvic structure.
Cephalopelvic Disproportion (CPD)
Cases where the size of your baby's head and your pelvis do not correspond (for example, if your pelvis is too small to accommodate your baby's head) are known as pelvic or cephalopelvic disproportion.
Six women in each group underwent c-section for cephalopelvic disproportion (CPD) after the start of the study solution. Fifty-three percent of the bupivacaine group had an instrumental delivery versus 28% of the saline group ("<0.05).
The most common indication was cephalopelvic disproportion (31.25%). Out of 53 babies delivered (one triplet delivery), two were grossly malformed and 49.05% babies had birth weight between 3.0 kg and 4.0 kg and 9.43% were macrosomic. A total of 45.
Details of birth outcomes including large neonate (4000 g), cesarean section due to cephalopelvic disproportion and operative vaginal delivery of women with and without GDM according to criteria of the NDDG and modified OGTT are shown in Table 4.
There is evidence of cephalopelvic disproportion (baby's head is too large to push through the pelvis)
That way there's little risk the body will make it through but the baby's head will get hung up. In cephalopelvic disproportion, the baby's head is often too large to fit through the mother's pelvis, ...
medical conditions such as some infectious sexually transmitted diseases, or medical conditions that develop because of pregnancy such as gestational hypertension or diabetes, pre-eclampsia or an unusually large baby (cephalopelvic disproportion).