This image is not available for purchase in your country.

Caesarian section delivery

Caesarian section delivery

M810/0358

Rights Managed

This image is not available for purchase in your country.

Please contact your Account Manager if you have any query.

Credit

BSIP, BOUCHARLAT / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY BSIP, BOUCHARLAT / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Restrictions:

Editorial use only.

Caption

Caesarian section delivery. Surgeons lifting a baby from its mother's uterus during a Caesarian section delivery. In this operation, the uterus is cut open to free the baby. It is usually performed when the birth is likely to be difficult or hazardous, for instance in a breech delivery. Increasingly, pregnant women are electing to have a Caesarian section to prevent the pain of natural childbirth. This practice is not condoned by most medical professionals, however. Photographed at the Saint Vincent de Paul Hospital in Paris, France.

Release details

Model release not available. Property release not required.

 {{ i.shot_duration ? i.shot_duration + ' ' : '' }}{{ i.shot_uhd ? '4K ' : i.hires ? 'HD ' : '' }}{{ i.spl_number }} R{{ i.license }}

  • Add to board
  • Similar {{ mediaType(i) }}