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Normal Labor

The relation of the fetal long axis to that of the mother is termed which of the following?

a. Fetal lie

b. Fetal angle

c. Fetal position

d. Fetal polarity

Which of the following is not a predisposing factor for transverse fetal lie?

a. Multiparity

b. Oligohydramnios

c. Placenta previa

d. Uterine anomalies

Which of the following fetal presentations is the least common?

a. Breech

b. Cephalic

c. Compound

d. Transverse lie

What percentage of fetuses are breech at 28 weeks’ gestation?

a. 1%

b. 10%

c. 25%

d. 50%

When the anterior fontanel is the presenting part, which term is used?

a. Brow

b. Face

c. Vertex

d. Sinciput

This drawing shows a fetal head in which position?

Reproduced with permission from Cunningham FG, Leveno KJ, Bloom SL, et al (eds): Normal labor. In Williams Obstetrics, 24th ed. New York, McGraw-Hill, 2014, Figure 22-3A.

a. Left occiput anterior (LOA)

b. Left occiput posterior (LOP)

c. Right occiput anterior (ROA)

d. Right occiput posterior (ROP)

The face presentation in this drawing is described as which of the following?

Reproduced with permission from Cunningham FG, Leveno KJ, Bloom SL, et al (eds): Normal labor. In Williams Obstetrics, 24th ed. ...

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