caesarian


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Synonyms for caesarian

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

relating to abdominal delivery

of or relating to or in the manner of Julius Caesar

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Intraoperative data collected included duration of surgery, anaesthetic complications, haemorrhage, PPH, bladder and bowel injuries, uterine angle extension of incision, caesarian hysterectomy and intraoperative blood transfusions.
Mothers-to-be were urged yesterday to heed the study involving more than 94,000 women with its stark warning - Caesarian sections double the risk of illness or death for mothers and are more likely to put their newborns into intensive care.
Caesarian delivery rates and pregnancy outcomes: the 2005 WHO global survey on maternal and perinatal health in Latin America.
With her first child, Camilla was desperately hoping for a natural birth but a sequence of events led to a traumatic emergency Caesarian.
Group 2-Nulliparous, single cephalic pregnancy, at >37 weeks, induced or caesarian section before labour.
A TEESSIDE hospital has bucked a national trend by recording its lowest caesarian section rate for three years.
The World Health Organisation found that high rates of Caesarian delivery are associated with higher rates of maternal illness.