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Postpartum

postpartum

(Science: obstetrics) After childbirth or after delivery.

Compare: antepartum, intrapartum.

Origin: L. Partus, birth (noun), fr. Pario, pp. Partus, to bring forth


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Re: Microbiology Investigation improvements?

... infections – mainly caused by the Esch. Coli K1 strain (The Lancet, Volume 304, Issue 7875, Pages 246 - 250, 3 August 1974) – occurs in foetuses postpartum, and although it is treatable, it is still considered a serious disease and prevention is preferred over treatment. E. coli K1 which is responsible ...

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by Squirrell
Mon Feb 20, 2012 8:30 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Microbiology Investigation improvements?
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Microbiology Investigation improvements?

... measures are often preferred by pregnant women. This will be the focus of the investigation. Neonatal meningitis is transmitted to the foetus postpartum, and although it is not exceedingly prevalent, and is treatable, it is still considered a serious disease and prevention is preferred over ...

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by Squirrell
Fri Feb 17, 2012 9:16 pm
 
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Topic: Microbiology Investigation improvements?
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Essential amino acids

... 21-d lactation. Groups of four sows were allotted to litter-size treatments of 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, or 12 by cross-fostering as needed within 48 h postpartum. Sows were killed on d 21 of lactation. The carcass, liver, gastrointestinal tract, reproductive tract, mammary gland, and other viscera ...

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by dipjyoti
Sat Nov 04, 2006 9:25 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Essential amino acids
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