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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Caesarean_section

Caesarean section, also known as C-section or caesarean delivery, is the use of surgery to .... Some of these efforts are: emphasizing a long latent phase of labor is not abnormal and not a justification for C-section; a new definition of the start of  ...

medlineplus.gov/ency/article/002911.htm

May 16, 2016 ... Read our article and learn more on MedlinePlus: C-section. ... Description. Expand Section ... Watch this video about:Cesarean section ...

www.mayoclinic.org/tests-procedures/c-section/basics/definition/prc-20014571

Aug 4, 2015 ... Definition. By Mayo Clinic Staff. Cesarean delivery — also known as a C-section — is a surgical procedure used to deliver a baby through ...

www.nytimes.com/health/guides/surgery/c-section/overview.html

Jul 28, 2014 ... Back to TopDescription. A C-section delivery is done when it is not possible or safe for the mother to deliver the baby through the vagina.

americanpregnancy.org/labor-and-birth/cesarean-procedure

Mar 21, 2017 ... A cesarean is also known as a c section. Cesarean birth happens through an incision in the abdominal wall and uterus rather than through the ...

www.livescience.com/44726-c-section.html

Mar 19, 2015 ... A Cesarean section is a type of surgery used to deliver a baby through an incision in the mother's abdomen.

www.surgeryencyclopedia.com/Ce-Fi/Cesarean-Section.html

Definition. A cesarean section is a surgical procedure in which incisions are made through a woman's abdomen and uterus to deliver her baby.

medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/cesarean+section

A cesarean section is a surgical procedure in which incisions are made through a woman's abdomen and uterus to deliver her baby.

emedicine.medscape.com/article/263424-overview

Because the words "cesarean" and "section" are both derived from verbs that mean to cut, the phrase "cesarean section" is a tautology. Consequently, the terms ...

www.acog.org/Patients/FAQs/Cesarean-Birth-C-Section

This ACOG patient FAQ covers why a cesarean (c-section) is performed, preparation, and recovery. Even if you've had a cesarean before, vaginal birth is  ...