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multiparous

(of certain species of mammal) producing many offspring at one birth
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Lockwood emphasized that appropriate use means a dosage of 25 [micro]g given at intervals of every 3-6 hours, in the absence of absolute and relative contraindications, including prior C-section or other uterine surgeries, multiple gestation, grand multiparity of more than four prior deliveries, and macrosomia of more than 4,500-5,000 g.
Women with advanced maternal age and multiparity are at increased risk, but the reason why AFE occurs is not well understood.
Multiparity and fertility agents such as clomiphene may increase the risk of developing DTC.
Effects of multiparity and prolonged breast-feeding on maternal bone mineral density: a community-based cross-sectional study.
After multivariable adjustment, increasing age, multiparity, lower educational level, maternal smoking, and paternal smoking during pregnancy were associated with significantly higher acrylamide intakes during pregnancy (Table 1).
Exclusion criteria were post-term pregnancies of [greater than or equal to] 40 weeks and 10 days, multiple pregnancies, grand multiparity, cephalopelvic disproportion, previous caesarean section or a uterine scar, fetal malpresentation, fetal distress, placenta praevia, antepartum haemorrhage, premature rupture of the membranes and medical disorders.
21'22) However, the implementation of the family planning policy was founded on the need to reduce abortions and high multiparity, and increase birth spacing to reduce the number of poor and abandoned children.
Although different according to cultural background, overall determinants of HR-HPV for this cohort of women are consistent with the literature, which has identified age, multiparity, hormonal contraceptive use, smoking, and markers of sexual activity as risk factors for HPV infection.
Pregnancy-related hypertension and preeclampsia also are often cited as risk factors, as are multiparity, obesity, and older maternal age.
A new study using a mouse model that mimics the human effects of multiparity (giving birth more than once) has found that mouse moms who gave birth four times accrued significantly more fat compared to primiparous females (those giving birth once) of similar age.
Furthermore, Holst et al (12), surveyed UK women in pregnancy and described a correlation between multiparity and an increased prevalence of CAM use, which contrasts with conclusions from Adams et al (7), although the UK study did confirm a higher likelihood of CAM use in nonsmokers.