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Birth event—birth plurality

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term669969
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 12/12/2018
Indigenous, Archived 02/04/2019
ACT Health, Final 14/08/2018
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An indicator of multiple births resulting from a single pregnancy.

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Object class:Birth event
Definition:Help on this termThe sequence of actions by which a baby and the afterbirth (placenta) are expelled or extracted from the uterus at childbirth. The process usually starts spontaneously about 280 days after conception with onset of labour, but it may be started by artificial means.
Specialisation of:Help on this termLife event

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Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare
Origin:Help on this termUniversity of Oxford 2002. Concise Colour Medical Dictionary 3rd ed. UK: Oxford University Press

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Property:Birth plurality
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An indicator of multiple births resulting from a single pregnancy.

Property group:Help on this termBirth event

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Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

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Supersedes Birth event—birth plurality Health, Superseded 02/08/2017, Indigenous, Archived 22/10/2018

Has been superseded by Pregnancy—birth plurality Health, Standard 12/12/2018, Indigenous, Endorsed 02/04/2019

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Birth event—birth plurality, code N Health, Superseded 12/12/2018
Indigenous, Archived 02/04/2019
ACT Health, Final 14/08/2018

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