intranatal

intranatal
During or at the time of birth. [intra- + L. natalis, relating to birth]

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in·tra·na·tal -'nāt-əl adj occurring chiefly with reference to the child during the act of birth <an \intranatal accident> compare INTRAPARTUM NEONATAL, PERINATAL, POSTNATAL, PRENATAL

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in·tra·na·tal (in″trə-naґtəl) occurring during birth.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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