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Obstetrics and gynaecology

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Leopold's manoevres are a set of manoevres to determine the position of the fetus inside the womb.

Obstetrics and gynaecologyis a field of medicine that is concerned with pregnancy and childbirth, and women's health in general. Gynaecology is commonly spelled gynecology. It is the branch of medicine concerned with the female reproductive system. Obstetrics is about pregnancy and childbirth. Usually, this takes a number of specializations, after a general study of medicine.