low cervical cesarean section, in which the lower uterine segment is incised.
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laparotrachelotomy(lăp″ăr-ō-trā-kĕl-ŏt′ō-mē) [″ + trachelos, neck, + tome, incision]
A cesarean section with the incision through the lower segment of the uterus.
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