Patient Teaching: Cesarean section


Information for patients and family

A Cesarean section (C-section) is a surgical procedure that delivers the baby from an incision in the abdomen. Learn more about the anatomy, indications, and risks of the procedure through this interactive website, accompanied with illustrations that detail the process.

The website also includes a step-by-step guide of the surgical journey, short animation snippets of the procedure, as well as an itemized checklist to help prepare for the hospital stay.

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