TITLE

occiput

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1507
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "occiput" is presented. It refers to the back part of the skull. On the fetal head, it is used to determine the position of cephalic presentations in relation to the maternal pelvis. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21238122

 

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