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Pregnancy (last previous)—pregnancy outcome, code N

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termOutcome of last previous pregnancy
METeOR identifier:Help on this term270006
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/03/2005
Definition:Help on this termOutcome of the most recent pregnancy preceding this pregnancy, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Pregnancy (last previous)—pregnancy outcome

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
1Single live birth - survived at least 28 days
2Single live birth - neonatal death (within 28 days)
3Single stillbirth
4Spontaneous abortion
5Induced abortion
6Ectopic pregnancy
7Multiple live birth - all survived at least 28 days
8Multiple birth - one or more neonatal deaths (within 28 days) or stillbirths

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this termIn the case of multiple pregnancy with fetal loss before 20 weeks, code on outcome of surviving fetus(es) beyond 20 weeks.
Comments:Help on this term

This data item is recommended by the World Health Organization. It is collected in some states and territories.

Adverse outcome in previous pregnancy is an important risk factor for subsequent pregnancy.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termNational Perinatal Data Development Committee

Relational attributes

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Supersedes Outcome of last previous pregnancy, version 1, DE, NHDD, NHIMG, Superseded 01/03/2005.pdf (14.7 KB)

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