[ per-uh-ney-tol-uh-jee ]
/ ˌpɛr ə neɪˈtɒl ə dʒi /
a field of medicine focusing on problems emerging during the perinatal period.
Related formsper·i·na·tol·o·gist, noun
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Medicine definitions for perinatology
[ pĕr′ə-nā-tŏl′ə-jē ]
The subspecialty of obstetrics concerned with the care of mothers, fetuses, and infants during the perinatal period.
Related formsper′i•na•tol′o•gist n.
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