post-weaning

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post-weaning

pertaining to the period of about 2 weeks after weaning. Relates to the dam or the offspring.

post-weaning anestrus
a problem in sows. See anestrus.
post-weaning diarrhea
a cause of serious losses in young pigs during the first 2 weeks after weaning; a form of coliform gastroenteritis.
post-weaning Escherichia coli diarrhea
see coliform gastroenteritis.
post-weaning growth check
the sudden slowing of weight gain in piglets when they change from sow's milk to prepared grain rations.