Obstetrical Outcome of Grand Multipara

Authors

  • Jamila Khatun Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sylhet M.A.G Osmani Medical College, Sylhet

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.3329/jbcps.v34i4.32407

Keywords:

Grand multipara, Fetal outcome, Maternal outcome, Risk fector

Abstract

Intruduction: Pregnancy in grand multipara has been considered as high risk because there are higher chance of complication during pregnancy, labour and puerperium.

Objective: To evaluate various maternal and fetal complication associated with a grand multipara during pregnancy, delivery and puerperium.

Methods: This prospective study was carried out from 1st January 2008 to 31st December 2008 in Obstetrics & Gynecology Department of Sylhet MAG Osmani Medical College & Hospital, Sylhet. 300 grand multipara pregnant patients were selected those who got admitted in Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, SOMCH during that period.

Result: It was found that incidence of grand multipara was 6.60%. Majority of the patient were between 3135 years old (43%). 66% patients never had anternal checkup, Caesarean section was high about 47%. Complications during labour were also high. It was about 51.67%. Maternal morbidity was about 16%. Perinatal mortality was about 11%.

Conclusion: This study showed that grand multipara is a major risk for obstetrical outcome and needs strick supervision and good antenatal, intranatal and postnatal care.

J Bangladesh Coll Phys Surg 2016; 34(4): 184-187

Downloads

Download data is not yet available.
Abstract
588
PDF
920

Author Biography

Jamila Khatun, Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sylhet M.A.G Osmani Medical College, Sylhet



Downloads

Published

2017-05-07

How to Cite

Khatun, J. (2017). Obstetrical Outcome of Grand Multipara. Journal of Bangladesh College of Physicians and Surgeons, 34(4), 184–187. https://doi.org/10.3329/jbcps.v34i4.32407

Issue

Section

Original Articles