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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun abdominal delivery:
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Definition of the noun abdominal delivery
What does abdominal delivery mean as a name of something?
- the delivery of a fetus by surgical incision through the abdominal wall and uterus (from the belief that Julius Caesar was born that way)
- lexical domain: Acts - nouns denoting acts or actions
- synonyms of abdominal delivery: C-section / caesarean / caesarean delivery / caesarean section / caesarian / caesarian delivery / caesarian section / cesarean / cesarean delivery / cesarean section / cesarian / cesarian section
- more generic terms: delivery / obstetrical delivery = the act of delivering a child
- part: hysterotomy = surgical incision into the uterus
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abdominal delivery,the delivery of a child through a surgical incision in the abdomen. abdominal examination,the physical assessment of a patient's abdomen by visual inspection and the use of auscultation, ...
by Rebecca Sell,M.D.,Mikel Rothenberg,M.D.,Charles Chapman
abdominal delivery N. delivery of a child through an incision in ...
by Joanne Gray, Rachel Smith, Caroline Homer
abdominal delivery birth of an infant through an incision into the abdominal wall and uterus; this includes caesarean section. abdominal examination assessment ofthe abdomen using three senses: observation, palpation and auscultation; this ...
Mosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2009)
by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis
abdominal delivery, the delivery of a child through a surgical incision in the abdomen. See caesarean section. abdominal examination, the physical assessment of a patient's abdomen by visual inspection and the use of percussion, palpation ...
by Christoph Zink
abdominal delivery, cesarean" section. section, ...
Encyclopedia of toxicology (2005)
Dib-L] by Philip Wexler, Bruce D. Anderson
Neonatal infection is decreased by surgical abdominal delivery when membranes are ruptured for less than 4 h. For women with a past history of genital infection, HSV culture at the time of delivery can establish whether virus shedding can ...
by Christine Ammer
Cesarean section Also Caesarean section, C section, abdominal delivery, surgical delivery. Delivery of a baby through a surgical incision in the uterus. Although this kind of surgery dates from ancient times, until recently it was performed only ...
Called also abdominal delivery. classic cesarean s. cesarean section in which the upper segment, or corpus, of the uterus is incised. coronal s. frontal s. corporeal cesarean s. classic cesarean s. extraperitoneal cesarean s. cesarean section ...
by Xuhua Chen
relating to abdominal delivery 2. of or relating to or in the manner of Julius Caesar (n.) 1. the delivery of a fetus by surgical incision through the abdominal wall and uterus (from the belief that Julius Caesar was born that way) *cafe 04-35 -92 ...
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