primiparous


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pri·mip·a·rous

(prī-mip'ă-rŭs),
Denoting a primipara.

primiparous

(prī-mĭp′ər-əs)
adj.
Giving or having given birth for the first time: primiparous sows.

pri′mi·par′i·ty (-mĭ-păr′ĭ-tē) n.

primiparous

[primip′ərəs]
Etymology: L, primus + parere, to bear
pertaining to a woman who has borne one child.

pri·mip·a·rous

(prī-mip'ă-rŭs)
Denoting a primipara.
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The group of women studied were primiparous with no fetopelvic disproportion, no fetal malposition or malpresentation, no multiple pregnancy, and none treated with heavy sedation, oxytocin, or operative intervention; uterine contractions are regular and of adequate intensity, all had a normal pelvis and were at term with a vertex presentation and delivered averaged sized infants.
Another RCT including 65 primiparous women showed that warm water or tea bags compresses were more effective in alleviating the pain of breastfeeding compared to breast milk compresses.
1999) to warmer waters (~2-3 [degrees]C) as they migrate offshore in a southwesterly direction during the year following the primiparous molt (Ernst et al.
In their prospective study of 25 primiparous women during the first 6 months postpartum, Alder et al.
For example, women with several children may be referred to CWS for neglect due to limited resources, whereas primiparous women may be referred more frequently for abusive parenting.
2000/- & above 25 Parity Primiparous 36 Multiparous 64 Table 2 The percentages of mothers forming the experimental and control groups at the time of the first interview and their Means on MBQ f [bar.
3) Another, smaller Danish study covered primiparous births from 1999 to 2009 (n = 83,043).
Among primiparous (first-time) mothers, women with the highest estimated serum levels of DDE at delivery breastfed for a median of 13.
Objective: To evaluate changes in serum lipoproteins in primiparous women with eclampsia and compare it with pregnant women having normal blood pressure.
Therefore obese women were more likely to be induced due to medical indication whether primiparous or multiparous adjusted odds ratio =2.