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Descriptor English: Gravidity
Descriptor Spanish: Número de Embarazos
Descriptor Portuguese: Número de Gestações
Descriptor French: Gravidité
Entry term(s): Gravidities
Multigravidities
Multigravidity
Nulligravidities
Nulligravidity
Primigravidities
Primigravidity
Tree number(s): G08.686.340
G08.686.784.769.213
N06.850.490.812.250
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D020073
Scope note: The number of pregnancies, complete or incomplete, experienced by a female. It is different from PARITY, which is the number of offspring borne. (From Stedman, 26th ed)
Annotation: human & animal; do not confuse with PARITY
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
Previous Indexing: Pregnancy (1966-1998)
Public MeSH Note: 99
History Note: 99
Related: Parity MeSH
DeCS ID: 33887
Unique ID: D020073
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1999/01/01
Date of Entry: 1998/06/10
Revision Date: 2016/06/17
Gravidity - Preferred
Concept UI M0029781
Scope note The number of pregnancies, complete or incomplete, experienced by a female. It is different from PARITY, which is the number of offspring borne. (From Stedman, 26th ed)
Preferred term Gravidity
Entry term(s) Gravidities
Nulligravidity - Narrower
Concept UI M0029783
Preferred term Nulligravidity
Entry term(s) Nulligravidities
Primigravidity - Narrower
Concept UI M0029784
Preferred term Primigravidity
Entry term(s) Primigravidities
Multigravidity - Narrower
Concept UI M0029782
Preferred term Multigravidity
Entry term(s) Multigravidities



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