abruptio placentae

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Noun1.abruptio placentae - a disorder of pregnancy in which the placenta prematurely separates from the wall of the uterusabruptio placentae - a disorder of pregnancy in which the placenta prematurely separates from the wall of the uterus
disorder, upset - a physical condition in which there is a disturbance of normal functioning; "the doctor prescribed some medicine for the disorder"; "everyone gets stomach upsets from time to time"
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Ablatio placentae

abruptio placentae

n (form) desprendimiento prematuro de placenta
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All fetuses with abnormal karyotypes and pregnant women with preeclampsia, pre- or postterm delivery, uterine pathology such as myomas or malformations, placenta abruptio, loss to follow-up, and a vaginal or cervical lesion visualized on clinical examination that could explain the vaginal bleeding were excluded from the study.
But at 34 weeks, she began bleeding - she had placenta abruptio, where it ruptures from the lining of the womb.
F would then have known in advance that a cesarean section would be performed only if her life were in jeopardy as, for example, in the case of placenta abruptio.