cesarian section


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Noun1.cesarian section - 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 section - 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)
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00) to] 3 LSCS: Lower segment cesarian section Table 4: Morbidity pattern of admitted neonates Morbidity Inborn Outborn Total (%) pattern (n=210) (%) (n=90) (%) Jaundice 79 (37.
While it has been demonstrated that no relationship exists between the height of spinal anesthesia block and body mass index (BMI) for cesarian section, (4,5) these studies do not examine the morbidly obese in particular.
28 age (week) Delivery type n (%) Cesarian section 11 (44) 9 (45) Normal vaginal 14 (56) 11 (55) Nutritional status n (%) Only breastfeeding 3 (12.
Gene Castor, 34, was excluded from the list of fatalities because she died of eclampsia (pregnancy complications marked by seizures and high blood pressure) after undergoing a cesarian section operation and getting stranded at the height of Ruby in a relative's house.
Dubbed "supermum" by local media, Alexandra Kinova was assisted by a team of around 40 specialists at the Prague-Podoli maternity hospital when she delivered the babies by cesarian section 31 weeks into her pregnancy.
The patient's birth history was remarkable for delivery at 34 weeks by cesarian section secondary to premature rupture of membranes.
However, there was no significant association observed between gestational age at delivery, parity, maternal age and maternal BMI and cesarian section.
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.