Placenta praevia

What is Placenta praevia?

Placenta praevia is abnormal position of the placenta in the lower uterine segment. There are risks of haemorrhages .It is divided in 4 types . The greater risk is with type 2a and type 3. It depend on the position in proximity with the internal os . It is associated with increases risks of haemorrhages . Etiology is previous lscs scar. The patient presents with antepartum haemorrhage.

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hey! i am on the 11weeks+5days of my 1st pregnancy, i went to hospital for examing yesterday, but the ultrasound indicates placenta previa,so i don...

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Hi and welcome to HCM

I understand your concern.
Low-lying placenta, or placenta praevia, is a complication of pregnancy where the placenta that...

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I recently went to the hospital after I discovered bleeding and clotting when I went to the bathroom. I was diagnosed with placenta previa. The...

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Brief Answer:
bed rest is important

Detailed Answer:
Hello dear,welcome to healthcare magic.
I understand your concern.
In my opinion if you are...

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I had a c section because of placenta previa about 5 mins after receiving the spinal i got nauseous my mother said my eyes rolled in the back of my...

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Hi,
There are two possible reasons- hypotension or the falling of blood pressure consequent upon the spinal becoming a little higher in level or...

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