TITLE

postpartum

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1741
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Several references to the term "postpartum," including postpartum blues, postpartum depression and postpartum pituitary necrosis presented. Postpartum refers to conditions occurring after childbirth. Postpartum blues is a period of heightened maternal emotions that follow the birth of a baby. Postpartum depression refers to depression in mothers following childbirth. Postpartum pituitary necrosis refers to Sheehan's syndrome.
ACCESSION #
21241807

 

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