galactopoiesis


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ga·lac·to·poi·e·sis

 (gə-lăk′tə-poi-ē′sĭs)
n.
Secretion and continued production of milk by the mammary glands.

ga·lac′to·poi·et′ic (-ĕt′ĭk) adj.
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ga·lac·to·poi·e·sis

n. galactopoyesis, producción de leche.
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Milk production involves rapid physical, chemical and biological changes right from galactopoiesis to let down.
This unspoken commandment is most forcefully on display in Guttman's sequence Galactopoiesis (a medical term for the continued secretion of milk which translates "milk making" or more interestingly "milk poetry").
Therefore, the difference in the protein level of the diet probably promoted galactopoiesis, increasing the quantity (+1.