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My sister bled a lot. I wasnt there to see why. So what are signs and symptoms of retained placenta?

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Dr. Joseph Schifilliti
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Typically pain/bleed

After delivery pain and bleeding are possibly signs of retained placenta.
However there are other possible causes. In any case significant pain and/or bleeding after delivery needs medical assessment. Fever over 100.4 f also should be assessed.

In brief: Typically pain/bleed

After delivery pain and bleeding are possibly signs of retained placenta.
However there are other possible causes. In any case significant pain and/or bleeding after delivery needs medical assessment. Fever over 100.4 f also should be assessed.
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