Marginal cord insertion

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe

Presentation

Routine 20/40 anomaly scan.

Patient Data

Age: 25
Gender: Female
Modality: Ultrasound

The umbilical cord is seen inserting within 2 cm of the placental margin. 

Case Discussion

Marginal cord insertion is a type of abnormal cord insertion and occurs in ~7% of pregnancies. 

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Case Information

rID: 37341
Case created: 4th Jun 2015
Last edited: 2nd Sep 2015
System: Obstetrics
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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