postparturient

postparturient

relates to the dam, in the period immediately after parturition.

postparturient debilitation
the effects of pregnancy, parturition and the onset of heavy lactation especially in animals with multiple offspring, coupled with the high incidence of metabolic diseases and disease of the uterus and the mammary gland at this time can cause serious debilitation which requires intensive management to correct.
postparturient endometritis
inflammation of the endometrium as a result of infection introduced usually at parturition; one of the principal causes of infertility.
postparturient fever
postparturient hemoglobinuria
a disease of high-producing dairy cows in the period of about a month after calving characterized by acute intravascular hemolysis, hemoglobinuria, pallor of mucosae and a heavy mortality rate. Predisposed by a nutritional deficiency of phosphorus or copper.
postparturient hemolytic anemia
see postparturient hemoglobinuria (above).
postparturient hypocalcemia
see milk fever.
postparturient immunosuppression
drain of antibodies in colostrum depletes maternal resources and reduces immune status.
postparturient paresis
see periparturient hypocalcemia.
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Effect of feeding silage with high butyric acid content on ketone body formation and milk yield in postparturient dairy cows.
Less commonly, it can be secondary to postparturient metritis, endotoxemia, colic, enteritis (Merck Veterinary Manual 2008), copper deficiency (Flynn et al.
viridans have a higher thermal tolerance than postparturient female and male spiders.
Using the dynamic method, the CTMax was measured for three mature males, three gravid females, and four postparturient females.
Postparturient females occurred on or near their egg sacs and were infrequently found with prey.
Endometritis in postparturient cattle associated with bovine herpesvirus-4 infection: 15 cases.
Data recorded included maternal snout-vent length (SVL), pre-parturient mass, postparturient mass, clutch size, offspring SVL, offspring total length (TL) and offspring mass.
Dates of parturition were recorded as well as the female's postparturient weight and SVL.
To minimize the incidence of the postparturient disorders in sows, data concerning the management and supportive treatment around parturition needs to be investigated.
It is known that postpartum illnesses and/or low appetite in sows led to a number of postparturient disorders especially PDS or MMA.
Parenteral administration of glutamine modulates acute phase response in postparturient dairy cows.