multiparous


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Related to multiparous: nulliparous, grand multipara

mul·tip·a·rous

 (mŭl-tĭp′ər-əs)
adj.
1. Having given birth two or more times.
2. Giving birth to more than one offspring at a time.

mul′ti·par′i·ty (mŭl′tĭ-păr′ĭ-tē) n.

multiparous

(mʌlˈtɪpərəs)
adj
1. (Zoology) (of certain species of mammal) producing many offspring at one birth
2. (Gynaecology & Obstetrics) of, relating to, or designating a multipara
[C17: from New Latin multiparus]
multiparity n

mul•tip•a•rous

(mʌlˈtɪp ər əs)

adj.
1. pertaining to a multipara.
2. producing more than one at a birth.
[1640–50; < New Latin multiparus bearing many young at a birth. See multi-, -parous]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.multiparous - producing more than one offspring at a time
biological science, biology - the science that studies living organisms
uniparous - producing only one offspring at a time
Translations

mul·tip·a·rous

n. multípara, mujer que ha parido más de una vez.
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Out of 294 multiparous patients, 166 had undergone previous caesarean section and 128 had previous vaginal delivery.
5% of primiparous and 25% of multiparous women had excessive weight gain in the 2nd trimester.
Conclusion: In the absence of adequate antenatal care, there was increased likelihood of perinatal complications in grand multiparous women.
Therefore obese women were more likely to be induced due to medical indication whether primiparous or multiparous adjusted odds ratio =2.
A multiparous woman older than 35 years is more likely to be affected with pre eclampsia8.
The new data showed us, moreover, that from 4-cm to 6-cm dilation, nulliparous and multiparous women progressed similarly slowly.
A subsample of 71 sows was evaluated for the VFI and the performance of their litters (32 primiparous and 39 multiparous sows, equally distributed between ESCS and TTCS).
Multiparous women may experience significant muscle laxity.
Yes: Median episiotomy was associated with an increased rate of 3rd- and 4th-degree perineal laceration in both nulliparous and multiparous women, and mediolateral episiotomy was linked to increased rates of postpartum hemorrhage and analgesia use in this systematic review and meta-analysis.
Best evidence suggests small females were primiparous (brooding first egg clutch), which provided the opportunity to compare estimated fecundity of primiparous and multiparous (brooding second or subsequent egg clutch) females.
Depth data from 33 data storage tags attached to commercial-size MM males during 2010 and 2011 indicated that most males moved inshore during spring--a movement that would allow them to mate with multiparous females but not with pubescent-primiparous females.