perinatal
adjective Date: 1952 occurring in, concerned with, or being in the period around the time of birth <
perinatal mortality
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perinatally adverb

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  • perinatal — Relativo o perteneciente al momento y al proceso del parto y del nacimiento. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …   Diccionario médico

  • perinatal — 1952, from PERI (Cf. peri ) + NATAL (Cf. natal) …   Etymology dictionary

  • perinatal — adj. Que precede o sigue inmediatamente al nacimiento …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • perinatal — [per΄ə nāt′ l] adj. [ PERI + NATAL] of, involving, or occurring during the period closely surrounding the time of birth …   English World dictionary

  • Perinatal — Pertaining to the period immediately before and after birth. The perinatal period is defined in diverse ways. Depending on the definition, it starts at the 20th to 28th week of gestation and ends 1 to 4 weeks after birth. The word perinatal is a… …   Medical dictionary

  • perinatal — ► adjetivo BIOLOGÍA Que tiene relación con las circunstancias que rodean el nacimiento de un ser vivo. * * * perinatal (de «peri 2» y «natal») adj. Med. Del periodo que precede y sigue inmediatamente al parto. * * * perinatal. adj. Que precede o… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • perinatal — [[t]pe̱rine͟ɪt(ə)l[/t]] ADJ: ADJ n Perinatal deaths, problems, or experiences happen at the time of birth or soon after the time of birth. [MEDICAL] Premature birth is the main cause of perinatal mortality …   English dictionary

  • perinatal — adjective Of or pertaining to the time around birth. Perinatal HIV infection of infants is a problem in sub Saharan Africa. See Also: antenatal, natal, prenatal, postnatal …   Wiktionary

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