Am J Perinatol 1990; 7(1): 92-93
DOI: 10.1055/s-2007-999455

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Prevalence of Breech Presentation by Gestational Age

Lyndon M. Hill
  • Department of Ultrasound, Magee-Womens Hospital, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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04 March 2008 (online)


After studying 4024 consecutive patients at a gestational age of 28 weeks or older, the prevalence of breech presentation at 28 weeks was found to be 24.4%. By 37 weeks, the number of breech presentations had decreased to 3.7%.