Marginal placenta previa

Dr Henry Knipe and Dr Yuranga Weerakkody et al.

A marginal placental previa (or grade 2 placenta previa) is a form of placenta previa where placental tissue reaches the margin of the internal cervical os, but does not cover it.

Article information

rID: 70158
System: Obstetrics
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Grade 2 placenta previa
  • Grade 2 placenta praevia
  • Marginal placental previa
  • Marginal previa
  • Marginal praevia

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