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What is the best placement of the placenta?
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Dr. Alan Patterson
Obstetrics & Gynecology
In brief: 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.

In brief: 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.
Dr. Alan Patterson
Dr. Alan Patterson
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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics & Gynecology
In brief: Not over cervix
The placenta can be anywhere inside the uterus.
The location is not particularly important as long as it is not covering the cervix. This is called a placenta previa. If a previa is present then the baby will need to be delivered by c section.

In brief: Not over cervix
The placenta can be anywhere inside the uterus.
The location is not particularly important as long as it is not covering the cervix. This is called a placenta previa. If a previa is present then the baby will need to be delivered by c section.
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Dr. Jeff Livingston
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