Classical incision

Classical incision

In a cesarean section, an incision made vertically along the uterus; this kind of incision makes a larger opening but also creates more bleeding, a greater chance of infection, and a weaker scar.
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The neonate was delivered through a fundai classical incision and the placenta was left in situ.
Always use the classical incision and techniques unless you are very much experienced.
The abdomen was approached through a midline incision and the uterus was opened with a fundal classical incision.
classical incision, T shaped incision or lower segment vertical incision.

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