A 26-year-old female asked:
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im 33 weeks pregnant had ultrasound and was told my placenta was thick. what does that mean? how is it going to effect baby?

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Dr. Seymour Beiser
62 years experience Podiatry
Start talking: To your ob/gym he /she can best answer these personal questions they know you and are there to help.
Answered on Oct 26, 2013

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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Good question: "thick" placentae sre just now being carefully defined. The takehome message is that if your baby is growing normally, then that's all that counts.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Nothing: Nothing, the placenta is "working" just fine up to this point by providing blood to your baby as far as is known by your OB MD.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stanley Swaby
25 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Did the babies die in utero and the labor follows? Even though it was a monochorionic monoamniotic pregnancy (same sac, one placenta), miscarriage of ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarene Cress
Specializes in Pediatrics
Yes, and I wish you: A successful pregnancy and a healthy baby. I'm so sorry about your last pregnancy.
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