abdominal delivery

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Synonyms for abdominal delivery

the delivery of a fetus by surgical incision through the abdominal wall and uterus (from the belief that Julius Caesar was born that way)

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This is an indication that an emergency abdominal delivery should be done.
The investigators tested an array of technical questions about 5 intervention pairs used during abdominal delivery and reported the main outcomes of interest for each intervention, including:
She was then planned for abdominal delivery. Anaesthesia was induced with sodium thiopental followed by succinylcholine for endotracheal intubation.
The choice between vaginal and abdominal delivery is often complex involving several factors.
In USA rate of abdominal delivery is 29.1%, in England 21.5% and in Latin American states it is 40%.1 This rate has been increasing and likely to continue in future.