Grade III placenta

Case contributed by Dr Vijay Anand

Patient Data

Gender: Female
Ultrasound

Multiple chorionic indentations and specks of calcification noted in placenta with characteristic appearance where placental cotyledons are visible due to indentations.

Case Discussion

Grade III placenta suggest advance maturation, although insignificant in late third trimester, may bear significance if early maturation takes place.

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Case information

rID: 13869
Case created: 26th May 2011
Last edited: 22nd Sep 2015
System: Obstetrics
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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