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postnatal

 [pōst-na´tal]
occurring after birth, with reference to the newborn.

post·na·tal

(pōst-nā'tăl),
Occurring after birth.
[L. natus, birth]

postnatal

/post·na·tal/ (-na´t'l) occurring after birth, with reference to the newborn.

postnatal

(pōst-nāt′l)
adj.
Of or occurring after birth, especially during the period immediately after birth.

post·na′tal·ly adv.

postnatal

adjective Pertaining or referring to events occurring after birth, usually understood as within the first weeks to months after birth.

postnatal

Neonatology adjective After birth Pertaining to events occurring after birth, usually within 1 year of childbirth

post·na·tal

(pōst-nā'tăl)
Occurring after birth.
[L. natus, birth]

postnatal

Occurring subsequent to birth.

postnatal

occurring after birth

postnatal

relates to the newborn in the period immediately after birth. A suitable subdivision is: early postnatal—within 48 hours of birth; delayed postnatal—2 to 7 days; late postnatal—1 to 4 weeks. See also perinatal, parturient disease.

postnatal diseases
diseases which are more prevalent at this time in the animal's life because of its small size, its immunological inadequacy and its dependence on the dam for nourishment, protection from predators and from inclement weather, especially protection from the cold.
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PANDAS (pre and post natal depression awareness and support) 0843 289849 / pndawarenessandsupport southwales@groups.
76% mothers received postnatal care as compared to national data where 87% received post natal care services.
North-East actress Denise Welch admitted to suffering from post natal depression after her son Matthew was born in 1991.
sample size is 150 Post Natal Mothers and 100 mothers attending immunization clinic in the same hospital selected by simple random sampling technique.
We have had mums suffering from post natal depression who have come along and in a few weeks the change is remarkable.
As you know, post natal depression is a potentially very serious illness, so it's essential that she gets help from her doctor.
ATOMIC Kitten star Natasha Hamilton is back at work after admitting she is suffering from post natal depression.
Lillian had a history of post natal depression and when she vanished in February last year, it was similar to her disappearance nine years ago.
She said: "The hospital is short of 30 midwives and this has resulted in the closure of the gynaecology ward and two post natal wards.
For more support and advice contact the Post Natal Depression Project on 0131 538 7288
Linda Page, spokeswoman for the Association for Post Natal Illness, says: "Bouts of tearfulness and inability to cope are the signature details of post-natal depression.