uniparous


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u·nip·a·rous

 (yo͞o-nĭp′ər-əs)
adj.
1. Producing only one egg or offspring at a time.
2. Having produced only one offspring; primiparous.

uniparous

(juːˈnɪpərəs)
adj
1. (Zoology) (of certain animals) producing a single offspring at each birth
2. (Gynaecology & Obstetrics) (of a woman) having borne only one child
3. (Botany) botany (of a cyme) giving rise to only one branch from each flowering stem
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.uniparous - producing only one offspring at a timeuniparous - producing only one offspring at a time
biological science, biology - the science that studies living organisms
multiparous - producing more than one offspring at a time
Translations

uniparous

a. unípara, mujer que tiene un parto simple.
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The rate of incontinence is 6.3% in nulliparous women, while it is 8.8% in uniparous women, 8.4% in secundiparous women, and this rate goes as high as 11.5% in triparous women and women who had more than 3 deliveries (11).
However, scores given by uniparous mothers were still significantly lower than those for the unaffected babies of other mothers.
As for grouping of incontinent patients according to parity, there was no statistically significant difference among nulliparous, uniparous, secundiparous, triparous or other multiparous women in terms of flatal incontinence, fecal incontinence and constipation.