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A woman who has never given birth.

[Latin nūllus, none; see ne in Indo-European roots + -para.]

nul·lip′a·rous adj.


n, pl -rae (-ˌriː)
(Gynaecology & Obstetrics) a woman who has never borne a child
[C19: New Latin, from nullus no, not any + -para, from parere to bring forth; see -parous]
nulˈliparous adj


(nʌˈlɪp ər ə)

n., pl. -a•rae (-əˌri)
a woman who has never borne a child.
[1870–75; < New Latin, = Latin nūll(us) not any (see null) + -para, -parous]
nul•li•par•i•ty (ˌnʌl əˈpær ɪ ti) n.
nul•lip′a•rous, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.nullipara - (obstetrics) a woman who has never give birth to a child
midwifery, obstetrics, tocology, OB - the branch of medicine dealing with childbirth and care of the mother
adult female, woman - an adult female person (as opposed to a man); "the woman kept house while the man hunted"
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In the present study, it was observed that the incidence of accidental haemorrhage was more common in multipara than in nullipara and the mean parity was 1.
Regarding parity 25 (50%) patients were multipara, 9 (18%) grand multipara, 6 (12%) primipara, 5 (10%) great grand multipara and 5 (10%) nullipara.
Case 2: This was a 25 year old nullipara who had assisted vaginal breech delivery with the aid of an episiotomy in September 2012.
On the isolated nullipara (estrogenic) and pleuripara (progestogenic) uteri, the extract at the highest concentration (1.
4) (above Q3) ([dagger]) Divorced, Cohabit ([dagger])([dagger]) Catholic, protestant, Judaism ([dagger])([dagger])([dagger]) Tigrie, Oromo, "Bete-Israel" ([dagger])([dagger])([dagger])([dagger])Quartile Table 2: Percentage Distribution of Study Population by Selected Obstetric Characteristics; Gondar Town, Ethiopia, April-June 2012 n = 390 Timely Late ANC ANC Booking Booking Variables During During Total Gestational Gestational (Number age age (%)) > 12 weeks [less than or (Number equal to] 12 (%)) weeks (Number (%)) Parity Nullipara 99 (39.
of Dysplasia on Atypical Cases Cytology TZ on Colposcopy Nullipara 4 -- 2 (50%) 1-2 72 2 (2%) 18 (25%) 3-4 94 18 (20%) 30 (31%) 5 & above 30 6 (20%) 14 (46%) Parity HPE Malignancy Dysplasia Nullipara 2 (50%) -- 1-2 12 (16%) -- 3-4 18 (19%) 4 (4%) 5 & above 8 (26%) -- Table-3: Classification according to Socio economic class Class No.
The younger primigravida is also prone to date recall error and conversely older subjects in the cohort, especially older nullipara are more conscious of their exact LMP date.
Table 1 shows that son preference was significantly higher among the rural, illiterate and nullipara women or women having no male child (68.
Population: nullipara women between 10 to 29 years of age, who attended from September 1, 1998 to December 31,1999 to the hospitals of the Bogota Secretary of Health (n = 8,045).
In a case study of benign breast disease in Boston University in 1986, fibroadenoma was found to be the commonest benign tumour during 2nd decade of life in married nullipara.
5) Table 2: Obstetric characteristics of pregnant mothers attending ANC service in Debre Berhan town, April 2012 Variables Frequency Parity Nullipara 114 (25.