caesarian


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cae·sar·i·an

 (sĭ-zâr′ē-ən)
adj. & n.
Variant of cesarean.
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Noun1.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)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)
obstetrical delivery, delivery - the act of delivering a child
hysterotomy - surgical incision into the uterus (as in cesarean section)
Adj.1.caesarian - relating to abdominal delivery
2.Caesarian - of or relating to or in the manner of Julius Caesar
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The rulers of society must be up to the work of the world, and equal to their versatile office: men of the right Caesarian pattern, who have great range of affinity.
When we look for indication of caesarean section, 7.71% occurred in emergency as against 1.45% following elective caesarian sections.
Patients with classical caesarian section were excluded from the study.
The childbirth educator can familiarize herself with this information by reviewing American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) recommendations and visiting the International Caesarian Awareness Network (ICAN) and VBAC.com.
ASINEAD O'Neill of University College, Cork, recently co-authored a study into caesarian section outcomes.