Try the breech tilt. Merely 2% babies take up an undesired or malposition and out of these, only 20% are in a transverse position. Over the weekend I noticed a change in the baby's position. I was given the option to have a Doctor try to turn him (called eversion). Baby never in distress.

m. Motherofgirls20. Transverse baby at 36 weeks . If it is not, a doctor will examine the baby's position at around the 36 week mark and determine what should happen next to ensure a smooth delivery. This is when she places firm but gentle pressure on your tummy to encourage your baby to turn.

All that to say, no one seemed particularly worried! At my 34 week appointment, my OB told me that my baby was in a transverse position.

An existing reason, usually a twist in the lower uterus or other reason the area of the pelvic inlet is compressed or twisted. The baby will pull away from the pelvis (tailbone, sacrum) if something happened such as a fall, twist, impact, or a significant emotional stress about parenting. Some event may trigger an old injury. Then back to transverse at 36 weeks and finally head down at 37. I was in for a check with my midwife today and she told me my baby is in a transverse position. If you are beyond week 37 of your pregnancy and your baby is transverse, your doctor may want to do an external cephalic version to coax your baby into a more optimal position. Many women wonder if there are sleeping positions to turn a breech baby. Side-lying Release on both sides for several minutes on each side (dont do one side only) Listen to your baby! Hi Ladies, I am a FTM and found out on Wednesday that my little man is in the transverse lie position, little stinker. Breech babies are at risk of injury and a prolapsed umbilical cord.Transverse lie is the most serious abnormal presentation, and it can lead to injury of the uterus (ruptured uterus) as well as fetal injury. It was sucessful, painless and I went on to deliver her fine-no c Hi my baby was in transverse lie at 36, and I was admitted for monitoring as her cord was lying beneath her.

My last one was the one though that was still transverse AND had heart rate issues at 37 weeks. A longitudinal lie is a position assumed by a normal baby before labour. I started having mild contractions at around midnight last Sunday (38+5), knew baby was still sideways/transverse and had been told to go to hospital if I have any signs of labour. Specific activities to try: Forward-leaning Inversion, 5-7 times once a day for 30 seconds each, about 15-120 minutes apart.

), If the ECV is successful, you can wait for labour to start. I was worried when my doctor first told me as well so I did a lot of research and asking around and found that it's fairly common and babies can even turn right before delivery. I am 36 weeks pregnant now. I'm all for breech deliveries, and would without a doubt attempt anything BUT a footling breech. This went on for 3 weeks, but thankfully a 'normal' birth! The breech tilt is the most commonly used exercise for turning breech babies. Then once baby is in the right position, sit on a birthing ball. Now it feels like she is side to side (transverse lie) it's very uncomfortable. My first baby was also transverse at 35 weeks. The doctor told me the same thing that at the 37 week appointment if he wasnt turned than an ecv it was. I was going to have a c-section at 36+5 but she turned that morning and I was discharged. I wouldn't be too worried at this point. I am currently at 36 weeks pregnant Quoting babybaker:" Yes, frank or complete breech this is true.Footling is usually avoided even by very breech experienced doctors." Breech position is when a baby is in a head-up position in the uterus near the due date. June 2015 edited June 2015. I decided to try this procedure because I wanted to increase my odds for a vaginal birth. Sounds rough (and we hear it doesnt feel great), but dont worry. Its a low-risk procedure and it works more than half the time. Beforehand, you might be given medication to relax your uterus. Youll have a 36 weeks pregnant ultrasound, so the doctor can clearly see babys position and the location of the placenta. Follow the FLI with a Breech Tilt or Open Knee-Chest. After 36 weeks, if your baby is transverse, your doctor may offer to carry out a external cephalic version (ECV). Hi, currently 36 weeks a d baby is in a transverse position.

1. It means that a baby is positioned horizontally in the uterus. So, from about 17 weeks the baby has been in a transverse position which is where the baby is lying sideways across your belly. Head at one side, feet at the other. Thanks, I will try the baby spinning moves but it will all be moot anyway if placenta is still in the way. 33.

There is still time for baby to turn.

I was just wiped out! Right. This is when a healthcare professional, such as an obstetrician, tries to turn the baby into a head-down position by applying pressure on your abdomen.

My monkey would try to pop out early every morning, so had to be up by 5 and on the ball to stop her coming back up & turning. Position 2: Kneel down, with your forearms on the floor in front of you, so that your bottom sticks up in the air.

Posted 6/15/21. My first baby at 36 weeks was transverse after being head down at every other appointment. I have an ultrasound scheduled for tomorrow morning to check her weight, size and position, but from the movements feel and the extreme discomfort, I think she is still sideways. This helps the hips/pelvis remain wider so baby drops a bit. These are some exercises that my doctor gave me to try and help our daughter turn it to head down from a transverse lie. It's a safe procedure, although it can be a bit uncomfortable.

Turning a breech baby If your baby is in a breech position at 36 weeks, you'll usually be offered an external cephalic version (ECV). Click to see full answer Likewise, people ask, is transverse position dangerous for baby? So they scheduled me for a version to turn her.

A transverse position of baby is one of the uncommon baby positions that a baby may adopt between 3740th week of pregnancy. 36 Weeks & Baby is in Transverse Lie Position.

How to turn your Transverse baby. Stay in this position for five to 15 minutes.

JacquelineAW23 20/10/17. Up until this point she has been head down, and I have been having a lot of contractions and pelvic pressure. Other risks involved with preterm deliveries include:developmental delaystrouble breathingvision and hearing problemslow birth weightdifficulties latching onto the breast and feedingjaundicedifficulty regulating body temperature AGAIN at 38 weeks. Transverse Lie at 36 weeks. Ideally, a baby should be in the cephalic position (head down) at 32 weeks.

some keep squirming even during labour. The optimal birthing position is for the head to be down, which is called cephalic or vertex presentation. Traditional Remedies Others are stubborn.

So baby never did turn! roseec member. Often, a baby in breech position will flip over before childbirth, but in about 3% of pregnancies at term (37 weeks or later), the baby is still in breech position.

I turned my daughter who was transverse (and sitting on top of her twin brother) by some combination of chiropractic, acupuncture and doing headstands at the swimming poolI tried all of them and I'm sure they all contributed. Whether this involves a caesarian section will depend on the specific case. My last three kids were breech until 38 weeks.

As this interferes with the delivery, different techniques are used to correct a transverse lie position. Sleeping position. I successfully turned her at 36 weeks, then she turned back.


You can try an ECV and spinning babies. To perform the breech tilt, you need to elevate your hips between 9 and 12 inches above your head. There is talk of moving the baby by doing an ECV, but midwife also mentioned some mums are admitted early as there is a risk of waters break you can get cord prolapse. What are the chances that she'll turn on her own? Realized I was transverse when labor started, hoped the contractions would turn the baby, monitored both of us and eventually had a c-section after 42 hours of labor.

36 weeks and transverse. Eat a snack or drink something sweet like orange juice.Get up and move around.Shine a flashlight onto your belly.Talk to your baby.Push or poke (gently!) at your belly where you can feel your baby.

I was told that it is easier to have the baby turn around 36 weeks than later due to the baby getting bigger. Its sitting snug now at 38 weeks. Various techniques can be used to adjust your babys position in your uterus.

My DS was transverse at 28 weeks and two weeks later he was head down.

A transverse baby position, on the other hand, is when the baby lies across the stomach with her head facing away from the birth canal. Just wondered if anyone else is in same position and what advice/ intervention you were given? The baby still has plenty of time to turn.

I wasnt surprised by this, but I was surprised to

Again at 37 weeks, then she turned back. It helps the baby to tuck his or her chin (known as flexion), which is the first step in flipping over. On the 3rd time and after each time you do Breech Tilt, you may place a very cold item, like frozen veggies wrapped in a thin dish towel (dont freeze your skin!