U.S. National Library of Medicine
Vacuum Extraction, Obstetrical
Removal of the fetus from the uterus or vagina at or near the end of pregnancy with a metal traction cup that is attached to the fetus' head. Negative pressure is applied and traction is made on a chain passed through the suction tube. (From Stedman, 26th ed & Dorland, 28th ed)
The numerical value of vacuum extraction, obstetrical in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of vacuum extraction, obstetrical in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Images & Illustrations of vacuum extraction, obstetrical
Find a translation for the vacuum extraction, obstetrical definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these vacuum extraction, obstetrical definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"vacuum extraction, obstetrical." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 25 Nov. 2017. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/vacuum extraction, obstetrical>.