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Linda Yanti


False pregnancy or pseudocyesis is a condition that makes a woman believe that she is pregnant, even though it is not. Cases of false pregnancy or false pregnancy or pseudocyesis occur in 6 of 22,000 pregnancies. This study aims to analyze maternal behavior against false pregnancy or pseudocyesis including signs of symptoms and how to overcome them. This research is a qualitative research with the design used is phenomenological. The population in this study were mothers who had a false pregnancy (pseudocyesis) using an accidental sampling technique, and obtained 5 participants. In this study, after all data has been collected, a transcript is made in the Nvivo program for further analysis, categorization which will then produce themes and conclusions. The results showed symptoms of false pregnancy including non-menstrual periods, enlarged abdomen, spots, nausea, vomiting, enlarged hips, cravings, movements in the uterus and PP test (+) while for ways of coping with going to a shaman, praying and surrender, check with a midwife, check with a doctor.



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Yanti, L. (2018). ANALISIS PRILAKU IBU TERHADAP KEHAMILAN PALSU (PSEUDOCYESIS). Jurnal Kesehatan Al-Irsyad, 11(2), 10-18. Retrieved from
Vol. XI, No. 2, September 2018


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