neonatal

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ne·o·na·tal

 (nē′ō-nāt′l)
adj.
Of or relating to a newborn infant or to the first 28 days of an infant's life: neonatal care.

ne′o·na′tal·ly adv.

neonatal

(ˌniːəʊˈneɪtəl)
adj
(Medicine) of or relating to newborn children, esp in the first week of life and up to four weeks old
ˌneoˈnatally adv

ne•o•na•tal

(ˌni oʊˈneɪt l)

adj.
of or pertaining to newborn babies, esp. to their care during the first few weeks of life.
[1900–05]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.neonatal - relating to or affecting the infant during the first month after birth; "neonatal care"; "the neonatal period"
Translations

neonatal

[ˈniːəʊˌneɪtl] ADJneonatal

neonatal

[ˌniːəʊˈneɪtəl] adj [unit, care] → néonatal(e)
the neonatal intensive care unit → l'unité de soins intensifs néonatalsneo-Nazi [ˌniːəʊˈnɑːtsi]
nnéonazi(e) m/f
adj [group] → néonazi(e); [violence, attack] → néonazi(e); [leader] → néonazi(e)neon light nnéon mneon sign nenseigne f au néon

ne·o·na·tal

a. neonatal, rel. a las primeras seis semanas después del nacimiento.

neonatal

adj neonatal
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24), as well as risk for putative neonatal distress syndromes and, most recently, possible increased rates of persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn (PPHN) following late-pregnancy exposure to SSRIs.
However, new reports have raised concerns regarding the teratogenicity of paroxetine (Paxil), as well as risk for putative neonatal distress syndromes and, most recently, possible increased rates of persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn (PPHN) following late-pregnancy exposure to SSRIs.
The monitor, which is made by MPSC, has been cleared by the FDA to monitor neonatal distress and is being used by hospitals across the country.