caesarian caesarian

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the delivery of a fetus by surgical incision through the abdominal wall and uterus (from the belief that Julius Caesar was born that way)
  2. (adj) relating to abdominal delivery
  3. (adj) of or relating to or in the manner of Julius Caesar

Usage(s):

  1. Our next birth event, tentatively, is the birth of triplets by caesarian section, perhaps as early as next month.
  2. If the disease is active, doctors generally resort to caesarian delivery since the baby may become infectedoften fatallywhile passing through the birth canal.

News

  • Pregnant woman survives lightning strike

    A pregnant woman’s baby had to be delivered by caesarian section after the woman was struck by lightning. Luckily, both...
    on July 12, 2013     Source: FOX 8 WGHP

Quotes

  1. Harmon says, "The hardest part was when the robe came off and I was like, 'And now I'm...... naked.' You wonder if they can see your Caesarian scar."
    on Apr 21, 2008 By: Angie Harmon Source: Newswatch 50

  2. "We're now launching the P500-million program to upgrade the facilities and capabilities of primary care hospitals to become secondary care hospitals that can perform simple operations like Caesarian section delivery," Arroyo said.
    on Jul 22, 2008 By: President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo Source: Inquirer.net

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