Cesarean Section

Cesarean Section is a procedure where the baby is delivered through an abdominal incision. Also called cesarean delivery or cesarean birth.

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Pregnant people can safely take Paxlovid to reduce the possibility of severe COVID-19, study shows

Pregnant people can safely take Paxlovid to reduce the possibility of severe COVID-19, study shows

When malpractice occurs at community health centers, taxpayers pay

When malpractice occurs at community health centers, taxpayers pay

Vaginal birth after previous cesarean section linked with higher risk of pelvic floor surgery

Vaginal birth after previous cesarean section linked with higher risk of pelvic floor surgery

Patient mistrust and poor access hamper federal efforts to overhaul family planning

Patient mistrust and poor access hamper federal efforts to overhaul family planning

Infancy acid suppression and antibiotic use are associated with celiac disease

Infancy acid suppression and antibiotic use are associated with celiac disease

5 things to know about Montana’s ‘born alive’ ballot initiative

5 things to know about Montana’s ‘born alive’ ballot initiative

Extended-release nifedipine could help treat women with severe preeclampsia during labor and delivery

Extended-release nifedipine could help treat women with severe preeclampsia during labor and delivery

What is the risk of hypertensive disorders in pregnancies after assisted reproduction?

What is the risk of hypertensive disorders in pregnancies after assisted reproduction?

Clinicopathological correlations and obstetric management of pregnant women with monkeypox virus infection

Clinicopathological correlations and obstetric management of pregnant women with monkeypox virus infection

SARS-CoV-2 prime and booster vaccinations found to improve pregnancy and birth outcomes

SARS-CoV-2 prime and booster vaccinations found to improve pregnancy and birth outcomes

Haunted for 13 years by debt from childbirth, then rescued by a nonprofit

Haunted for 13 years by debt from childbirth, then rescued by a nonprofit

Lung transplantation at Cedars-Sinai has outstanding success rates

Lung transplantation at Cedars-Sinai has outstanding success rates

Reduced severity of COVID-19 in pregnant women during the Omicron wave

Reduced severity of COVID-19 in pregnant women during the Omicron wave

UT Southwestern physicians outline the risks of pregnancy in women with rheumatic disease

UT Southwestern physicians outline the risks of pregnancy in women with rheumatic disease

How is the microbiome of an infant influenced by mother's bacteria?

How is the microbiome of an infant influenced by mother's bacteria?

Race is often used as medical shorthand for how bodies work. Some doctors want to change that.

Race is often used as medical shorthand for how bodies work. Some doctors want to change that.

Researchers investigate gestational diabetes mellitus and its association with maternal and fetal outcomes

Researchers investigate gestational diabetes mellitus and its association with maternal and fetal outcomes

The effects of maternal SARS-CoV-2 infection on the newborn child

The effects of maternal SARS-CoV-2 infection on the newborn child

Scientists explore triggers associated with transplacental transmission of SARS-CoV-2

Scientists explore triggers associated with transplacental transmission of SARS-CoV-2