Striae Gravidarum in Iranian Women : Prevalence and Associated Factors

  title={Striae Gravidarum in Iranian Women : Prevalence and Associated Factors},
  author={Nasim Bahrami and Mohammad Ali Soleimani and Hamid Sharif Nia and Reza Masoodi and Hoorieh Shaigan and Mitra Hekmat Afshar},
Striae gravidarum (SG) is one of the most common connective tissue changes during pregnancy that may be causing concerns. The purpose of this study was to identify associated factors with striae gravidarum (SG) in pregnant women and their possible association with the characteristics of themselves and their newborns. A crosssectional study of 224 primiparous women delivering at an educational and therapeutic center was conducted. The data were collected via questionnaire and physical… CONTINUE READING
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