metratonia

postpartum atony

atony of the uterine walls after childbirth; often associated with obstetric hemorrhage.
Synonym(s): metratonia
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me·tra·to·ni·a

(mē'tră-tō'nē-ă)
Atony of the uterine walls after childbirth.
[metra- + G. a- priv. + tonos, tension]
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metratonia

(mē″tră-tō′nē-ă)
Uterine atony occurring after childbirth.
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