VIDEO: Watch an en caul c-section birth

En caul gentle c section

There’s so much anticipation that builds in the final few moments of birth, but this incredible c-section en caul birth almost moves in slow motion.

A teeny baby boy is delivered via c-section, still in his intact amniotic sac, known as an en caul birth. But there’s no great hurry to free him from his home of nine months. As he straddles two worlds, the medical team eventually give him a helping hand.

This is one birth video that will have you holding your breath until the very last second.