caesarean


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cae·sar·e·an

 (sĭ-zâr′ē-ən)
adj. & n.
Variant of cesarean.

Caesarean

or

Caesarian

;

Cesarean

or

Cesarian

adj
(Historical Terms) of or relating to any of the Caesars, esp Julius Caesar
n
(Surgery) (sometimes not capital) surgery
a. short for Caesarean section
b. (as modifier): Caesarean birth; Caesarean operation.

Cae•sar•e•an

or Cae•sar•i•an

(sɪˈzɛər i ən)

adj.
1. pertaining to Caesar or the Caesars.
n.
2. (usu. l.c.) cesarean.
[1520–30]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Caesarean - the delivery of a fetus by surgical incision through the abdominal wall and uterus (from the belief that Julius Caesar was born that way)caesarean - 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.caesarean - relating to abdominal delivery
2.Caesarean - of or relating to or in the manner of Julius Caesar
Translations

Caesarean

Cesarean (US) [siːˈzɛərɪən] N (also Caesarean operation or section) → (operación f de) cesárea f

Caesarean

Caesarian [sɪˈzɛəriən] Cesarean (US) n (also Caesarean section) → césarienne fCaesarean section Caesarian section, Cesarean section (US) ncésarienne fCaesar salad caesar salad [ˌsiːzərˈsæləd] nsalade f césar

Caesarean

, (US) Cesarean
adjcäsarisch, Cäsaren-; (= of Caesar)cäsarisch
n (Med: also Caesarean section) → Kaiserschnitt m; he was a Caesareaner wurde mit Kaiserschnitt entbunden; she had a (baby by) Caesareansie hatte einen Kaiserschnitt

Caesarean

Cesarean (Am) [sɪːˈzɛərɪən] n (also Caesarean section) → (taglio) cesareo
References in classic literature ?
I pulled one of the stories out by the roots, and left the other--a kind of literary Caesarean operation.
Scientists from the Karolinska Institute in Sweden and researchers from Australia joined to examine 61 studies involving 20.6 million child births linking caesarean section to the development of autism in babies.
Caesarean delivery defines the birth of a foetus via laparotomy and then hysterotomy.
UP TO a quarter of pregnant women in the UK have a caesarean birth, yet questions and myths still surround the procedure.
Up to 25% of pregnant women in the UK have a caesarean birth but many people still have lots of questions about the procedure In many cases you can meet your baby straight away and even see the moment of birth UP TO a quarter of pregnant women in the UK have a caesarean birth, yet questions and myths still surround the procedure.
A caesarean section is a surgical procedure that, when undertaken for medical reasons, can save the life of a woman and her baby.
Globally the proportion of caesarean sections is excessive.
A sample size of 375 patients who had primary Emergency Caesarean Section (Em-CS) was identified by keeping CS rate of 41.5% and 5% bond on error.
"The Timing of Elective Caesarean Deliveries and Early Neonatal Outcomes in Singleton Infants Born 37-41 Weeks' Gestation." Australian and New ZealandJournal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 54 (4): 340-7.
Objective: To compare the morbidity associated with placenta previa with and without previous caesarean sections.
Objective: To determine the risk factors for surgical site infection in women undergoing lower segment caesarean section and to compare the frequency of identified risk factors for surgical site infection among women undergoing elective and emergency caesarean section.