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A 22-year-old female asked:

in pregnancy, is the abd. aorta located behind the uterus/fetus or in front of it? if in front, in late preg, would the pulse still be palpable?

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Dr. Payam Mehranpour
Cardiology 23 years experience
Behind: Aorta is behind the uterus.

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