elderly primigravida


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elderly primigravida

dated term referring to a woman older than 35 years who is pregnant for the first time.
A woman who delivers her first child after age 35

elderly primigravida

Obstetrics A ♀ who delivers her first child after age 35; these ♀ are often professionals who delay childbearing to pursue a career; there is no ↑ risk to the pregnancy per se, although medical risks due to ↑ age may cause ↑ pregnancy-induced complications

el·der·ly pri·mi·gra·vi·da

(el'dĕr-lē prī-mi-grav'i-dă)
Dated term referring to a woman older than 35 years who is pregnant for the first time.