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median conjugate


Definition: distance from the promontory of the sacrum to the upper posterior edge of the pubic symphysis.

Synonym(s): anteroposterior diameter of the pelvic inlet, conjugate axis, conjugate diameter of pelvic inlet, conjugate of pelvic inlet, internal conjugate

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