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caesarean section:

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, delivery of an infant by surgical removal from the uterus through an abdominal incision. The operation is of ancient origin: indeed, the name derives from the legend that Julius Caesar was born in this fashion. Until advancements in the late 19th cent.
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Caesarean section

surgical incision through the abdominal and uterine walls in order to deliver a baby
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It was then decided to undertake emergency ceasarean section as bitch did not respond to medical therapy given earlier by the referring Veterinarian.
Because of the way the babies were lying, doctors at George Elliot Hospital, Nuneaton, decided to carry out a ceasarean section.
The third hysterectomy case had ceasarean section elsewhere followed by haemoperitoneum and BIAL done but she needed additional hysterectomy as bleeding could not be arrested by BIAL.