subsequent to childbirth: postnatal infection.
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How to use postnatal in a sentence
Below, Haas and Erica Ziel, a pre- and postnatal exercise specialist and a mother of three, share a progressive postpartum core routine and a suggested timeline for returning to activity.
A new mother could be on Zhihu asking for postnatal tips and a Foxconn worker may be on the site sharing her factory stories.What Silicon Valley could learn from China’s Q&A platform Zhihu | Rita Liao | March 26, 2021 | TechCrunch
Harris taught the mothers prenatal and postnatal care as well as basic sex education.Scarsdale Doctor Killer Jean Harris Found Redemption in Prison | Michael Daly | December 31, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
There is a high death-rate from tuberculosis among infants, but the infection is postnatal.The Ethics of Medical Homicide and Mutilation | Austin O'Malley
The following listing describes changes in postnatal development of young, of each species, from birth to nine weeks of age.
No postnatal specimens which show deciduous incisors have been examined.American Weasels | E. Raymond Hall
In man, postnatal care by the parent for five or six years is necessary even for the physiological survival of the offspring.Introduction to the Science of Sociology | Robert E. Park
postnatal mortality reduces the progeny to a still smaller number.
British Dictionary definitions for postnatal
existing or taking place after giving birth
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