DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/2320-1770.ijrcog20211115

Analysis of incidence of caesarean sections in primigravida

Suyujna D. Joshi, Rajeshwari Rai, Ruksar Banu, Jayasakthi G.

Abstract


Background: Current study was conducted to determine the incidence of caesarean sections in primigravida.

Methods: A total number of 1698 primigravidas were admitted in the department of DNB district hospital Ballari, out of which 501 primigravidas who underwent caesarean section were included in the study.

Results: Caesarean section rate in primigravida was observed to be 29.5%, 55% of women were from rural areas and 45% from urban areas, 69.9% women belonged to lower class 31.1% belonged to upper middle class, 25% were illiterate while 75% were literate.

Conclusions: Meta-analysis suggests that the occurrence of pregnancy complications differ according to fetal sex with a higher cardiovascular and metabolic load for the mother in the presence of a male fetus.

 


Keywords


Primigravida, Pregnancy, LSCS

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