He had threatened to stop examining her if she continued to refuse a caesarean section.
One man can do craniotomy, but it requires three to perform the caesarean section.
In the caesarean section the infant is delivered through an incision in the abdominal or uterine walls.
The mortality as regards the mother is about the same as in the caesarean section, but the mortality of the children is higher.
The technique of the caesarean section has only a medical signification, and it need not be described here.
If the head sticks, caesarean section is done in favourable circumstances, and craniotomy in unfavourable circumstances.
Of these two operations, symphysiotomy is steadily being replaced by caesarean section.
caesarean section n.
Variant of cesarean section.