What is it?:
Fetotomy is surgical procedure that when we have a dystocia, in which we seek to reduce the segments that are too large to pass through the calf obstetric canal, as well as removing his limbs in abnormal presentations.
Fetotomy part: one part of the body is removed.
Fetotomy Total: fetus shatters into pieces.
The embryotomy is a procedure that aims to:
a. Decrease the segments that are too large for the obstetric canal.
b . Remove limbs in abnormal presentations that can not be accommodated .
c . Remove fetal parts to make room for the various types of correction.
d . In childbirth with fetal malformation
INDICATIONS AND CONTRAINDICATIONS
Absolute or relatively large (especially dead) fetuses that are not on orced traction.
Hard stricture dilation and inadequate soft channel.
When the fetal abnormal static and can not be corrected.
When fetal deformations.
The general condition of the patient is compromised.
Rupture soft canal or uterus.