Naegele's rule

Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Words related to Naegele's rule

rule for calculating an expected delivery date

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
For example, if a patient is two weeks beyond Naegele's rule for a due date, [the obstetrician] might induce labor for post-maturity" without realizing the infant is actually only a week overdue.
The obstetric history included duration of gestation estimated by naegele's rule (1st day of LMP) and confirmed by recorded PV examination of 1st trimester and any 1st/2nd trimester sonography if available.