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Doctor insights on: Pathophysiology Of Abruptio Placenta

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Placenta (Definition)

The placenta is an organ that connects the developing fetus to the uterine wall to allow nutrient uptake, waste elimination, and gas exchange via ...Read more


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Is it abruptio or placenta previa that bleeds when placenta is low?

Is it abruptio or placenta previa that bleeds when placenta is low?

May be both: A previa is usually painless bleeding when the cervix is changing (dilating) causing bleeding from torn vessels being sheared off. It is a type of abruption although any bleeding from a detaching placenta is strictly called an abruption. These are usually away from the cervix and can be associated with cramping, pain, or heavy bleeding. If you have a previa, let your doc know if you bleed. ...Read more

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What is a low-lying placenta?

What is a low-lying placenta?

If you have one: Your OB should have totally explained to you what that is and what you can do and not do so please call your OB and ask him or her that so they can explain that to you, it is a placenta that is close usually withing a few cms of the cervix. ...Read more

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Can i make my placenta healthier?

Cannot control: The placenta ; cord are organs that we really cannot control. So eat right ; take prenatal vits and you should be just fine. Baby often gives signs of healthy environment before delivery! ...Read more

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What is the best placement of the placenta?

Anywhere : As long as it is not near or over the opening of the cervix or not over the uterine scar if you have has a previous csection. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: placenta?

What is the definition or description of: placenta?

Food: The placenta is an organ that connects the developing fetus to the uterine wall to allow nutrient uptake, waste elimination, and gas exchange via the mother's blood supply. ...Read more

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Just found out I have placenta privia please in detail explain i'm freaking out?

Just found out I have placenta privia please in detail explain i'm freaking out?

Placenta at entrance: To your uterus. It might bleed prematurely so you will need bed rest and a c-section. You will be ok. ...Read more

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Does THC cross the placenta?

Does THC cross the placenta?

Yes: Yes, thc crosses the placenta. When pregnant women smoke marijuana, there is an increased risk for premature birth and lower birth weight, length and head circumference. Babies that are born prematurely or with low birth weight have higher rates of infant deaths, learning problems or other disabilities. ...Read more

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Placenta posterior is good or bad?

Neither : It's just a normal variation. It's neither good or bad, it just is. ...Read more