abruptio placentae

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Related to premature separation of the placenta: Placental abruption, Placenta abruptia
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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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Her unflappable mum Maid For Running and Tweenhills' unflappable foaling manager Julie May combine to overcome a potentially fatal 'red-bag' delivery, which indicates a premature separation of the placenta prior to foaling and could have starved Born To Run of oxygen.
A hard birth, or premature separation of the placenta (part of the placenta coming through the birth canal ahead of the foal because it has detached too soon) can severely stress the foal.
On his behalf, Simon Taylor QC, had argued that the birth should have been brought forward before the crucial placental abruption, a premature separation of the placenta from the uterus wall, on November 29, which had caused the bleeding which led to Mr Hemingway's injuries.

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