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parturient

[pär′tu̇r·ē·ənt]
(medicine)
In labor; giving birth.
Of or pertaining to parturition.
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Among the clearly useful procedures which should be encouraged, and were not observed in the study, is the mother right of choice on the preferred position of delivery, only 3% of the parturient had this opportunity.
Thick blood smears were prepared from finger prick blood samples from the parturient mothers.
Habitat use by parturient moose (i.e., neonatal habitat) may have important implications for survival of newborn calves and ultimately affect population dynamics.
Describe the causes of the following problems as they relate to feeding goats: bloat, acidosis, parturient paresis, and nitrate poisoning.
This ongoing epidemiological study, based on a questionnaire administered to parturient in Bucharest, Romania short time after birth, aims to approach postpartum depression from the evolutionary perspective.
But this is the 21st century, and Hollywood's parturient posse are posing in gowns, T-shirts and even tube tops.
In Which My Refined Sensibilities Are Subjected to a Vicious Volley of Unwarranted Slings and Parturient Arrows: "Dear Hypocrite, Saw you quoted in The Daily News.
This is partly due to what we now recognize as the broader scope of the legal section, encompassing laws regarding priests, scale disease, and zab, menstruant and parturient women, marriage and sotah, harvest and tithes, and impurity and purification.
After an introductory chapter on physicians as preventers of physical suffering and poets as comforters, he deals in successive chapters with parturient deaths, the Plague, venereal disease, and small pox.
All technical "chips" are aimed at one goal: to make the work of the center highly effective, and the stay in it of parturient women and newborns is as safe as possible.
Even respiratory depression is seen in parturient and neonate due to opioids.
Association of parturient hypocalcaemia with eight periparturient disorders in Holstein cows.