Circumvallate placenta

Case contributed by Maulik S Patel


Antenatal scans done at regular intervals

Patient Data

Age: 15 and 33 wks gestation
Gender: Female

15 weeks intrauterine fetus showing expected growth.

Rolled up edges of the placenta is seen involving most of its circumference (circumvallate placenta). The rest of the placenta shows smooth contour.


Follow up at 33 weeks shows normal placental contour.

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