FETAL PRESENTATION By N., Sam M.S. - 3 the way the fetus is oriented during the birth process, specifically whether the fetus is exiting the birth canal head first or not. A breech birth means the baby is coming buttocks first. FETAL PRESENTATION: "Foetal presentation means which way the baby is oriented for birth." Related Psychology Terms BIRTH ADJUSTMENTS MENTAL RETARDATION (CAUSES) PRENATAL DEVELOPMENT ADOLESCENCE (Theories) NEWBORN INFANT (Neonate) BREECH BIRTH Discrimination and Mental Illness in the LGBT Population AFFECTIONAL DRIVE HEAD INJURY (ACUTE TRAUMATIC DISORDERS) Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "FETAL PRESENTATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/fetal-presentation/ (accessed July 1, 2022).