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perinatal

 [per″ĭ-na´t'l]
relating to the period shortly before and after birth; from the twentieth to twenty-ninth week of gestation to 1 to 4 weeks after birth.

per·i·na·tal

(per'i-nā'tăl),
Occurring during, or pertaining to, the periods before, during, or after the time of birth; that is, before delivery from the 22nd week of gestation through the first 28 days after delivery.
[peri- + L. natus, pp. of nascor, to be born]

perinatal

/peri·na·tal/ (-na´t'l) relating to the period shortly before and after birth; from the twentieth to twenty-ninth week of gestation to one to four weeks after birth.

perinatal

(pĕr′ə-nāt′l)
adj.
Of, relating to, or being the period around childbirth, especially the five months before and one month after birth: perinatal mortality; perinatal care.

per′i·na′tal·ly adv.

perinatal

[per′inā′təl]
Etymology: Gk, peri + L, natus, birth
pertaining to the time and process of giving birth or being born.

perinatal

Medspeak-UK
Referring to the period from three months before birth to one month after birth.
 
Obstetrics
Referring to the period around birth, often defined as between the 28th week of pregnancy and the end of the first week of life.

perinatal

adjective Referring to the period around birth, often between the 28th wk of pregnancy and the end of the first wk of life

per·i·na·tal

(per'i-nā'tăl)
Occurring during, or pertaining to, the periods before, during, or after the time of birth, i.e., before delivery from the 28th week of gestation through the first 7 days after delivery.
[peri- + L. natus, pp. of nascor, to be born]

perinatal

Pertaining to the period immediately before and after birth. For statistical purposes, the perinatal period is defined as the period from the 28th week of pregnancy to the end of the 1st week after birth. Perinatal mortality is the number of babies born dead together with the number dying during the first week after birth.

Perinatal

Referring to the period of time surrounding an infant's birth, from the last two months of pregnancy to the first 28 days of life. The TORCH panel tests for perinatal infections.

per·i·na·tal

(per'i-nā'tăl)
Occurring during, or pertaining to, the periods before, during, or after the time of birth.
[peri- + L. natus, pp. of nascor, to be born]

perinatal,

adj related to the time surrounding the birth process.

perinatal

relating to the period shortly before and after birth; the actual time varies between species. The last 10 to 15% of the pregnancy before parturition to the end of a comparable period after birth would cover present usage of the term.

perinatal mortality
the percentage of animals in the danger period which die, as a ratio of the total number exposed.
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Moms thanked the medical staff for their professionalism and care, and also noted the high level of comfort in the new perinatal center.
Adewole informed that the ministry and its partners had developed a National Guideline and tools as well as training manuals for the Maternal and Perinatal Deaths Surveillance and Response (MPDSR).
Emma's award recognises the importance of the perinatal work we do - acknowledging that a family's journey begins well before a baby is born.
It is estimated that perinatal mental ill-health affects up to one in five women at some stage during their pregnancy or in the first year after childbirth, with conditions ranging across a spectrum of severity.
To study the risk factors, which affect perinatal outcome in cases of eclampsia.
An absence of prospectively collected data has hindered the discussion of how much pathologist professional time is required to perform a high-quality fetal, perinatal, or pediatric autopsy.
La puesta en marcha del fortalecimiento del programa en salud materno-infantil y el marco de reglamentacion de la Ley 80 de 1980 (por el cual se organiza el sistema de educacion post-secundaria y cuyo Articulo 37, establece la especializacion como formacion avanzada), constituyeron referentes para el surgimiento de la Especializacion de Enfermeria Perinatal en la Universidad Nacional de Colombia (1).
Key Words: Pregnancy, maternal age, maternal complications, perinatal death.
Conclusion: Women with previous perinatal loss are at significant risk of recurrent fetal or neonatal death.
The stillbirth rate, early neonatal mortality rate, late neonatal mortality rate, perinatal mortality rate and corrected perinatal mortality rate were calculated.
Conclusion: Sideropaenic anaemia was found to be an important risk factor for adverse perinatal outcome.
Health Minister Simon Harris said: "I am pleased the standards will ensure clinical and counselling services will be in place to support women and their families from early pregnancy loss to perinatal death, as well as situations where there is a diagnosis of a life-limiting or fatal foetal anomaly.