Cesarean Section

Some articles on section, cesarean section:

Caesarean Section
... A Caesarean section, (also C-section, Caesarian section, Cesarean section, Caesar, etc.) is a surgical procedure in which one or more incisions are made through a mother's ... A late-term abortion using Caesarean section procedures is termed a hysterotomy abortion and is very rarely performed ... The first modern Caesarean section was performed by German gynecologist Ferdinand Adolf Kehrer in 1881 ...
Cephalic Presentation - Management
... often requiring an intervention in the form of forceps, vacuum extraction, or Cesarean section ... In a large study, a majority of brow presentations were delivered by Cesarean section, however, because of 'postmaturity', factors other than labour dynamics may ... in most cases (unless rotated) and are candidates for Cesarean section in contemporary management ...

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