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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Las conejas primiparas lactantes suplementadas con PG tendieron a perder peso y grasa corporal cuando este tratamiento se aplico desde el dia 22 al 25 pp, afectando solo ligeramente a la maduracion citoplasmica de sus oocitos.
En un trabajo llevado a cabo en cabras sincronizadas con FGA, a un grupo se le aplico 100 mg de bST cinco dias antes de retirar la esponja y otro grupo recibio la inyeccion de la misma dosis, 10 dias antes del retiro, encontrando que el porcentaje de concepcion y la tasa ovulatoria no vario entre los grupos tratados y el grupo testigo, la prolificidad en el grupo testigo, fue de 1.16 [+ o -] 0.16 para cabras primiparas y de 1.77 [+ o -] 0.11 para cabras multiparas, no habiendo diferencia con el grupo tratado; sin embargo, el tratamiento con bST provoco la desaparicion del efecto de la paridad (interaccion tratamiento/paridad) (Dominguez et al., 2001).
Las unidades experimentales se conformaron por un total de 20 vacas primiparas y 20 vacas multiparas de la raza Holstein Friesian en un 75% y 87.5% de pureza respectivamente; estas vacas y crias fueron agrupadas de acuerdo al numero de lactancias.
A presente investigacao objetivou identificar a percepcao de maes primiparas e multiparas que estavam vivenciando o processo de erupcao dentaria e suas manifestacoes entre criancas de 3 a 12 meses de idade a partir de entrevistas semi-estruturadas.
Do total de 38 fichas clinicas que constavam o numero de parto, 21 consistiram de primiparas e 17 eram ovelhas multiparas, enquanto os demais proprietarios e tratadores nao souberam informar tal dado.
More than 25 women--both primiparas and multiparas--have been safely delivered at home.
La duracion de la fase activa y la fase expulsiva, como se observa en esta tabla, es estadisticamente (p < 0,05, T de student) mayor en primiparas que en multiparas.
Debe implementarse una politica restrictiva de episiotomia, evitando realizarla de manera rutinaria en las primiparas.
-- An obstetrician and two mathematicians have developed an online calculator that accurately predicted the probability of cesarean section and cephalopelvic disproportion in primiparas seen in a large, multisite practice.
Common features of a labor complicated by pneumomediastinum have been thought to include nulliparity, a prolonged 2nd stage that requires strenuous pushing,[9] and cephalopelvic disproportion or dystocia.[2,7] An analysis of data from 187 cases confirmed that most women were primiparas but had a normal mean length of labor and fetal size.[10]