Medical Definition of Placental presentation

1. The anatomic positioning of the placenta over the cervical os (opening to the birth canal). This is an important cause of painless third trimester bleeding in the pregnant female. Many cases of placenta previa will require cesarean section delivery. (31 Dec 1997)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Placental Presentation

placental dysfunction syndrome
placental dysmature
placental dystocia
placental extracts
placental function tests
placental growth hormone
placental hormones
placental insufficiency
placental lactogen
placental lobes
placental mammal
placental membrane
placental parasitic twin
placental plasmodium
placental polyp
placental presentation (current term)
placental septa
placental site trophoblastic tumour
placental souffle
placental stage of labour
placental sulfatase deficiency
placental thrombosis
placental transfusion
placentalia
placentals
placentary
placentas
placentascan
placentation

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