hyperlactation

hyperlactation

 [hi″per-lak-ta´shun]
lactation in greater than normal amount or for a longer than normal period; see also galactorrhea. Called also superlactation.

su·per·lac·ta·tion

(sū'pĕr-lak-tā'shŭn),
The continuance of lactation beyond the normal period.
Synonym(s): hyperlactation

hyperlactation

/hy·per·lac·ta·tion/ (-lak-ta´shun) lactation in greater than normal amount or for a longer than normal period.

hyperlactation

(hī′pər-lăk-tā′shən)
n.
Production of breast milk in excessive amounts or for a longer period of time than normal.

hyperlactation

[-laktā′shən]
a condition in which lactation continues beyond the usual period of breastfeeding. Also called superlactation.

Hyperlactation

Another term for galactorrhea.
Mentioned in: Galactorrhea

hyperlactation

lactation in greater than normal amount or for a longer than normal period.
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Disorders and medical problems such as hypoglycemia, hyperlactation, congenital heart disease, dehydration, breast pain and abcesses, and mastitis are covered, as well as crying, sleepy, and fussy infants.