Meningitis is an infection or inflammation of the meninges, surrounding the brain and spinal cord.. It can be caused by viruses, bacteria, or fungi.
Bones of the vault of fetal skull include 1 occipital bone, 2 parietal bones, 2 frontal bones and 2 temporal bones which are united by non-ossified membranes.
False labour pain occurs before the onset of true labour pain with some discomfort in the abdomen and true pain involves regular painful uterine contractions.
Grand multipara refers to a pregnant woman who has given four or more previous viable births. Grand multipara is considered a high risk case.
Preterm labour is defined as one where the labour starts before the 37 completed weeks counting from the first day of the last menstrual period.
The Placenta is said to be retained when placenta or its membranes remain in the uterus and not expelled out even 30 minutes after the birth of the baby.