What does postpartum mean?

Definitions for postpartumpoʊstˈpɑr təm

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word postpartum.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. postnatal, postpartum(adj)

    occurring immediately after birth

    "postnatal development"


  1. postpartum(Adjective)



  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of postpartum in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of postpartum in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Clint Eastwood:

    There's sort of a postpartum thing that comes over you.

  2. Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo:

    This is a recommendation to screen all adults in the primary care setting, including pregnant and postpartum women.

  3. Blanche Greene-Cramer:

    The main cause of maternal death ... is postpartum hemorrhage, which is highly preventable with the right resources.

  4. Nitzia Logothetis:

    People come to me and say, 'I'm a social worker, and I suffer from postpartum depression, and I had no idea,' so if a social worker's telling you that, we know there is a problem. We have a crisis on our hands.

  5. Amelia Henning:

    The risk for infection in the postpartum period is much higher than usual, and for this reason, nothing should be placed inside the vagina until the bleeding has completely stopped and healing has taken place, which is usually around six weeks after birth.

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