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This term refers to the # of times a woman has been pregnant (w/o reference to outcome):
'Gravidity'
This term refers to the # of pregnancies (not the # of fetuses) that reached viability/20 weeks (regardless of whether the fetus was born alive):
'Parity'/'Para'
This term means that a woman is/has been pregnant:
'Gravida'
This term means that a woman has never been pregnant:
'Nulligravida'
A woman's first pregnancy is called this:
'Primigravida'
This term means that a woman has not had a birth at more than 20 wks gestation:
'Nullipara'
This term means that a woman has had two or more pregnancies that resulted in viable offspring:
'Multipara'
The term describing pregnancy reaching 20 weeks:
'Viability'
This is the # of pregnancies (including this one) w/o regard to outcome:
G/Gravidity
L/Live births:
This is the # of offspring that are currently living.
This is the # of abortions & miscarriages (this is included in 'parity' if >20 wks)/The loss of a fetus before 20 wks:
A/Abortions
This is the # of deliveries between 20-37 wks:
P/Preterm
This is the # of kids born at term (>37 wks):
T/Term births
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