Considerable observations in cesarean section surgical technique and proposed steps
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As with most surgical procedures, there is no standard technique for cesarean delivery . Cesarean delivery is often cited as the most common major surgical procedure performed in an operating room in the United States and more than 55% of deliveries in Egypt are by cesarean section . We have some observations that were noticed during our practice over years regarding cesarean section operative findings and surgical technique. We also proposed some steps to be considered during cesarean section that could be beneficial. We would like to share our observations with colleagues to be evaluated and discussed. One of the common observations encountered during cesarean section was the thinned out (filmy) lower uterine segment (LUS) that was noted in patients with history of previous cesarean section (CS) than those with history of vaginal delivery, with more bleeding and ballooning of the lower segment (atonic LUS) in these cases . We can explain this by poor muscle...
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