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also cae·sar·e·an or cae·sar·i·an or ce·sar·i·an  (sĭ-zâr′ē-ən)
Of or relating to a cesarean section.
A cesarean section.
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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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The medical practitioner told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the deceased died alongside the baby after a cesarian operation that caused much loss of blood.
While some congratulated her for the successful birth of her baby, some netizens spoke of the risks of having a vaginal birth after cesarian (VBAC) at home.
False positive rates by mode of delivery in stages of hearing screening Normal Cesarian section OAE1 82.9 80.4 OAE2 14.82 14.13 ABR 6.21 6.5 Note: Table made from bar graph.
No podran reelegirse, salvo para las o los magistrados que cesarian en sus cargos durante la primera renovacion de la Corte (Fiscalia General del Estado de Ecuador, 2016a, 6).
The obstetrician decided to deliver the baby via cesarian section (C/S) before the cardiopulmonary bypass was carried out.
A quantitative study of fecal and other bacteria floras of newborns delivered by cesarian section G.
The bill proposes for the extension of the paid maternity leave of both government and private workers to 100 days from the current 60 days for normal delivery and 78 days for cesarian section.
Cesarian delivery on maternal request (CDMR), a subset of elective C/S, is defined as a C/S for a singleton pregnancy at term in the absence of any medical or obstetric indications, performed only upon maternal request (18).
Both in the case and control groups, the exclusion criteria were gestational age <22 weeks or birth weight <500 g, regardless of mode of delivery (vaginal or cesarian section).
The thick, tarry waste product can escape the bowels of a fetus before birth and can be aspirated accidentally into the lungs if it reaches the mouth or throat.<br />"Their argument was that the baby in utero had a gasp reflex when put under stress," said Malkmus of Malkmus Law Firm in Springfield.<br />The suit contended that fetal-monitoring strips showed the baby's heartbeat slowed, indicating the baby was in "severe, life-threatening stress or danger" and that the appropriate procedure would have been an immediate cesarian section.
"Never mind this is someone who had her twins via cesarian and has barely healed.