primipara

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pri·mip·a·ra

 (prī-mĭp′ər-ə)
n. pl. pri·mip·a·ras or pri·mip·a·rae (-ə-rē′)
2. A woman who has given birth to only one child.

[Latin prīmipara, one who has given birth for the first time : prīmus, first; see per in Indo-European roots + -para, -para.]

primipara

(praɪˈmɪpərə)
n, pl -ras or -rae (-ˌriː)
(Gynaecology & Obstetrics) obstetrics a woman who has borne only one child. Also written: Para I
[C19: from Latin, from prīmus first + parere to bring forth]
primiparity n
priˈmiparous adj

pri•mip•a•ra

(praɪˈmɪp ər ə)

n., pl. -a•ras, -a•rae (-əˌri)
a woman who has borne only one child or who is to give birth for the first time.
[1835–45; < Latin prīmipara=prīmi-, comb. form of prīmus first (see prime) + -para, feminine of -parus -parous]
pri•mip′a•rous, adj.

primipara

a woman who has given birth to one child or who is giving birth for the first time. — primiparity, n.primiparous, adj.
See also: Birth
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.primipara - (obstetrics) woman who has been delivered of a child for the first time
midwifery, obstetrics, tocology, OB - the branch of medicine dealing with childbirth and care of the mother
female parent, mother - a woman who has given birth to a child (also used as a term of address to your mother); "the mother of three children"
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Preterm delivery but not intrauterine growth retardation is associated with young maternal age among primiparae in rural Nepal.
Depuration of polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) and polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) in breast milk from California first-time mothers (primiparae).
Cesarean section rate in singleton primiparae and related factors in Beijing, China.
Considering parity, 59.2% were primiparae, 31.3% secundiparae, and 9.5% triparae/quadriparae.
Primiparae in Stockholm around gestation week 20 are asked about their experience with respect to pregnancy, their relationship to their family, partner, and their unborn child.
Expectation and experiences of childbirth in primiparae with caesarean section.
Sharp et al., "Depuration of polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) and polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) in breast milk from California first-time mothers (primiparae)," Environmental Health Perspectives, vol.
Polson, "Striae gravidarum in primiparae," British Journal of Dermatology, vol.
Striae gravidarum in primiparae. Br J Dermatol 2006; 155: 965-969.
Despite being an action inherent to the nurse activity that works in partnership with medical interspersing consultations in low-risk cases, there are still minimum ineffectiveness and fulfillment of the basic components recommended by the Stork Network, with numerous failures, such as limitation of laboratory and imaging examinations, guidance (particularly primiparae or term), persisting adverse perinatal results, despite the increase in prenatal coverage.