2 doctors weighed in:

What is cesarean birth?

2 doctors weighed in
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics

In brief: Surgical delivery

Rumored to have been the way julius cesar was born, the process of surgically removing a baby from the womb for delivery is called a cesarean section.

In brief: Surgical delivery

Rumored to have been the way julius cesar was born, the process of surgically removing a baby from the womb for delivery is called a cesarean section.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
Thank
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Abdominal delivery

A cesarean birth is when the baby is delivered via an incision on the uterus through the abdomen.

In brief: Abdominal delivery

A cesarean birth is when the baby is delivered via an incision on the uterus through the abdomen.
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Cindy Juster
Board Certified, Pediatrics
32 years in practice
2M people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors