perinatal definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, regarding, or becoming the time scale around childbearing, particularly the five months before and something month after birth: perinatal death; perinatal treatment.
    • Of or related to the time around birth.
    • occurring through the duration around birth (5 months prior to and 30 days after)

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