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I would like to know what is the meaning of "Post-Partum" in English and what is the correct translation in Spanish?
I saw this term in a list of ethnobotanic uses.
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Meaning of Post Partum
A postpartum period or postnatal period is the period beginning immediately after the birth of a child and extending for about six weeks. - See link


Post Partum in Spanish is Puerperio
En la fisiología humana, el puerperio es el período que inmediatamente sigue al parto y que se extiende el tiempo necesario (usualmente 6-8 semanas) o 40 días para que el cuerpo materno —incluyendo las hormonas y el aparato reproductor femenino— vuelvan a las condiciones pregestacionales, aminorando las características adquiridas durante el embarazo. - See link


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Definition of Post Partum in a medical dictionary (Thefreedictionary) - See link.
See the definition of Post Partum in the Oxford dictionaries - See link.
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