peripartum

adjective
peri·par·tum | \ -ˈpärt-əm \

Medical Definition of peripartum 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: occurring in or being the period preceding or following childbirth peripartum cardiomyopathy

peripartum

adverb

Medical Definition of peripartum (Entry 2 of 2)

: in the peripartum period infants were infected with the virus peripartum

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