"Gravidity" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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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)
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Gravidity" by people in Profiles.
Gravidity is not associated with telomere length in a biracial cohort of middle-aged women: The Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) study. PLoS One. 2017; 12(10):e0186495.
Pregnancy during adolescence has lasting adverse effects on blood lipids: a 10-year longitudinal study of black and white females. J Clin Lipidol. 2012 Mar-Apr; 6(2):139-49.
The relationship between gravidity and parity and colorectal cancer risk. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2009 Jul; 18(7):995-1001.
Longitudinal study of growth and adiposity in parous compared with nulligravid adolescents. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2009 Apr; 163(4):349-56.
Primary preeclampsia in the second pregnancy: effects of changes in prepregnancy body mass index between pregnancies. Obstet Gynecol. 2007 Dec; 110(6):1319-25.
Hormonal choices after gestational diabetes. Subsequent pregnancy, contraception, and hormone replacement. Diabetes Care. 1998 Aug; 21 Suppl 2:B50-7.