perimortem

adjective
peri·​mor·​tem | \ ˌper-ə-ˈmȯr-təm How to pronounce perimortem (audio) \

Medical Definition of perimortem

: taking place at or around the time of death perimortem injuries perimortem cesarean delivery

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“Perimortem.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/perimortem. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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