postdatism

postdatism

Post-term pregnancy, see there.
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3] In this study, 24% patients reported postdatism as indication of induction of labor, which was 35% and 57.
Utilization of US for dating has pushed the mean gestational age at delivery back a few days, tightened the distribution around the mean, and lowered the prevalence of postdatism.
7% in 1980 to 27% in 1995, largely because physicians are using different definitions for postdatism, said Dr.
In infants admitted to NICU one of the risk factor attributed is postdatism.
5% of the patients underwent induction of labour using prostaglandin E2 gel, of these 5% of the patients were induced for postdatism, 11.
Labour was accelerated with syntocinon if necessary, induced labour for postdatism.
Since all women in the studies were induced for high risk factors like postdatism, oligohydramnios, PROM, etc.
3% cases polyhydramnios out of which 3% cases were Placenta Grade-II and no case of Placenta Grade-III, 2% cases of Postdatism out of which 1.
This may be due to increased duration of labour in primigravidas as compared to multigravidas, incidence of preeclampsia and postdatism are also more common in primigravida in primigravida as compared to multigravidas.
OF CASES PERCENTAGE Postdatism 34 63 Gestational HT 9 17 Reduced fetal movement 5 11 Others 4 9 Table 4: GESTATIONAL AGE DISTRIBUTION GESTATIONAL AGE IN WEEKS NUMBER OF CASES PERCENTAGE < 40 WKS 11 21 40-41WKS 36 69 41-42WKS 5 10 >42 WKS -- -- Table 5: DISTRIBUTION OF CASES ACCORDING TO THE OUTCOME OF INDUCTION GROUPS NULLIPARA MULTIPARA TOTAL PERCENTAGE 1 12 5 17 32 2 13 5 18 32 3 5 2 7 15 4 9 1 10 19 Table 6: ALTERATION IN BISHOP SCORE GROUP MEAN BISHOP SCORE MEAN BISHOP SCORE ALTERATION IN PRE INDUCTION 12 HRS LATER BISHOP SCORE Grp.