Placental surface cyst

Dr Aditya Shetty and Radswiki et al.

Placental surface cysts are often related to cystic change in an area of subchorionic fibrin. They can be variable in size.

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Most placental surface cysts are associated with a normal pregnancy outcome. Cysts larger than 4.5 cm or more than 3 in number are more frequently associated with intrauterine growth restriction 1.

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  • Placental surface cysts

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