peripartum


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peripartum

 [per″ĭ-pahr´tum]
occurring during the last month of gestation or the first few months after delivery, with reference to the mother.

peripartum

/peri·par·tum/ (-pahr´tum) occurring during the last month of gestation or the first few months after delivery, with reference to the mother.

peripartum

occurring during the last 10% of the gestation period or the first few weeks after delivery, with reference to the mother.
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Vitamin E and zinc supplementation increased the DMI, glucose level, and milk yield, whereas, lowers the level of non esterified fatty acid, and thiobarbituric acid reactive substance and maintained the body condition score in peripartum Sahiwal cows.
There are no definitive treatment guidelines for peripartum SCAD.
Zinc concentration and distribution in mammary secration of peripartum cows, J.
Possible role of the long dorsal sacroiliac ligament in women with peripartum pelvic pain.
For example, prevention of anemia, improvement of prenatal care and "safe motherhood" initiatives can reduce the need for peripartum transfusion--the main indications for blood transfusion in the developing world.
The aim of this study carried out by Benjamin Chi and colleagues in Lusaka, Zambia, was to see if this complication could be reduced by the introduction of a single peripartum dose of tenofovir and emtricitabine.
Response to antiretroviral therapy after a single, peripartum dose of nevirapine.
The use of nevirapine in preventing mother-to-child HIV transmission in Botswana was assessed in a study among 218 women randomly assigned to two groups receiving a single peripartum dose of nevirapine or a placebo.
The risk of maternal death is highest during the third trimester and peripartum period.
Obstetrician Neary carried out 129 out of 188 peripartum hysterectomies (within six weeks of giving birth) between 1974 and 1998 at Our Lady of Lour-des Hospital in Drogheda, Co Louth.
Cell-free fetal DNA in the cerebrospinal fluid of women during the peripartum period.