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Where does the umbilical cord connect to inside a baby?

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In brief: Blood vessels:

Umbilical artery carries depleted blood to the placenta, umbilical vein brings back nutrients and oxygen.

In brief: Blood vessels:

Umbilical artery carries depleted blood to the placenta, umbilical vein brings back nutrients and oxygen.
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