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parturient

 [pahr-tu´re-ent]
giving birth or pertaining to birth; by extension, a woman in labor.

par·tu·ri·ent

(par-tū'rē-ent),
Relating to or in the process of childbirth.
[L. parturio, to be in labor]

parturient

/par·tu·ri·ent/ (pahr-tu´re-ent) giving birth or pertaining to birth; by extension, a woman in labor.

parturient

(pär-to͝or′ē-ənt, -tyo͝or′-)
adj.
1. About to bring forth young; being in labor.
2. Of or relating to giving birth.
3. About to produce or come forth with something, such as an idea or a discovery.

par·tu′ri·en·cy n.

parturient

[pärt(y)o̅o̅′rē·ənt]
Etymology: L, parturire, to desire to bring forth
pertaining to the act of childbirth.

par·tu·ri·ent

(pahr-chŭr'ē-ĕnt)
Relating to or in the process of childbirth.
[L. parturio, to be in labor]

parturient (pär·tōōˑ·rē·ent),

adj having to do with labor and birth.

parturient

giving birth or pertaining to birth.

parturient disease
disease related to parturition and which occurs during or in close relationship to parturition.
parturient injury
injury sustained during birth, to the neonate or to the dam, not necessarily restricted to the birth canal or even the reproductive system, e.g. hip dislocation.
parturient paresis
see periparturient hypocalcemia.
parturient recumbency
recumbency in a female that has just borne young. May be due to hypocalcemia, toxemia, physical injury or to being unable to find suitable footing.
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2005) who reported that negative DCAD diet did not reduce the incidence of post parturient problems.
Table summarizes all the parturients accepted the procedure as with excellent to good grading.
To evaluate the application of the LMA in obstetric airway management, we performed a retrospective cohort study on the use of the LMA in parturients undergoing CD for 5 years in our university hospital.
Our study was supported by the following studies of Mousa WF, et al (7) (2012) aimed to evaluate the effect of epidural analgesia on labour duration compared with parturient devoid of analgesia.
Parturient haemoglobinuria is a major disease of breeding age in buffaloes causing considerable losses in India, Pakistan and Egypt.
Parturients who declined consent, with serious medical or obstetrics complications, HIV positive, unconscious or had severe mental health problems were excluded from the study.
To our knowledge, this is the first use of VR in a maternity ward for pain relief in parturient women.
In the second outbreak, 10 episodes were reported during early November 2013 through late February 2014; patients were 5 elderly persons, 4 previously healthy parturient women, and 1 parturient women who had undergone a splenectomy.
Parturient women with a positive Trichomonas test result reported illicit drug use more frequently (30.
Compliance of the medical personnel caring for parturient woman with the following patient's rights seems the most important in the context of improved perinatal care: right to respect for one's privacy and personal dignity, right to information, right to expressing free and informed consent to medical intervention, and right to giving birth in the presence of selected close relative [8, 9].
A total of thirty buffaloes suffering from parturient haemoglobinuria were selected from district Chakwal during December 2010 - January 2011.
Finally, in 1947, Vel'vovskii put forward a method that combined a completely new perception of childbirth with the mobilization of the parturient.