Who is the elderly primigravida in Nigeria?


A retrospective study of 792 primigravidae, divided into four age-groups, was made in order to detect which group showed features of the elderly primigravida. Adolescent primigravidae showed significantly highest incidences of pre-eclampsia, anemia, premature labor and cephalopelvic disproportion. The 20-24 year age-group showed the least incidence of… (More)


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@article{Ojo1988WhoIT, title={Who is the elderly primigravida in Nigeria?}, author={Austin Ojo and U Oronsaye}, journal={International journal of gynaecology and obstetrics: the official organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics}, year={1988}, volume={26 1}, pages={51-5} }