File:Placenta previa - anterior.jpg

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Placenta Previa (anterior)

This ultrasound image shows an example of placenta previa where the placenta is located on the anterior wall of the uterus over the cervical os.

  • arrow - placenta
  • arrowhead - internal os

Links: placenta previa | placenta abnormalities | ultrasound


Kinare A. (2008). Fetal environment. Indian J Radiol Imaging , 18, 326-44. PMID: 19774194 DOI.


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