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MODEL RELEASED. Caesarean section. Surgeons performing a caesarean section delivery. A caesarean section involves making an incision (centre) through the abdomen and uterus in order to remove the baby. Caesareans are usually performed when a vaginal delivery would lead to complications, although some women choose to have their baby delivered this way. Photographed at the Hospital Robert Debre, Paris, France.
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