Obstetrics: History Taking and Physical Examination

  • Görker Sel


A patient admitted to you as first trimester pregnant woman. How would you take her anamnesis (History taking)?

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Görker Sel
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  1. 1.Faculty of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and GynecologyZonguldak Bülent Ecevit UniversityZonguldakTurkey

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