Standard diagnostic report

Author: Mandolin Ziadie, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 23 October 2017, last major update December 2011

Copyright: (c) 2002-2017,, Inc.

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Cite this page: Ziadie, M. Standard diagnostic report. website. Accessed November 15th, 2018.
Clinical history
  • GaPbcde
    • Ga: gravid (number of pregnancies, including the present if pregnant now)
    • Pb: para (number of live births)
    • Pc: number of preterm births
    • Pd: number of first trimester losses (elective or spontaneous)
    • Pe: number of living children at present
  • Maternal age
  • Estimated gestational age
  • Maternal history (diseases, pregnancy complications, etc.)
  • Delivery complications
  • __ trimester placenta (list weight):
  • No chorioamnionitis, no villitis and no funisitis (or pertinent positive microscopic and gross findings)
  • Comments regarding prognostic effect on fetus are discouraged
Gross description