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ce·sar·e·an sec·tion (CS),(se-zā'rē-ăn),
incision through the abdominal wall and the uterus (abdominal hysterotomy) for extraction of the fetus.
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A cesarean section.
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C-sectionCesarean section, see there.
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Cesarean section; C-section
Incision through the abdominal and uterine walls to deliver the fetus.
Mentioned in: Maternal to Fetal Infections
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