cesarian


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ce·sar·e·an

also cae·sar·e·an or cae·sar·i·an or ce·sar·i·an  (sĭ-zâr′ē-ən)
adj.
Of or relating to a cesarean section.
n.
A cesarean section.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cesarian - the delivery of a fetus by surgical incision through the abdominal wall and uterus (from the belief that Julius Caesar was born that way)cesarian - the delivery of a fetus by surgical incision through the abdominal wall and uterus (from the belief that Julius Caesar was born that way)
obstetrical delivery, delivery - the act of delivering a child
hysterotomy - surgical incision into the uterus (as in cesarean section)
Adj.1.cesarian - relating to abdominal delivery
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A cesarian was performed and my son was delivered premature.
Oldman added doctors had to use forceps to get the baby out of her during the cesarian operation since he was lodged tight.
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The patient's birth history was remarkable for delivery at 34 weeks by cesarian section secondary to premature rupture of membranes.
With a Cesarian section, recovery tends to take at least six weeks.
She had a history of intense hormonal therapy for infertility for the previous six years and she gave birth to twins after invitro fertilization by cesarian section one day earlier.
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When Hare arrived at the hospital she found that the baby was in a breech position and called for "any obstetrician available" to perform a cesarian section.
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