Episode 7 : Placental Abnormalities

  • Episode Written By : Patricia Massel, Rural Family Medicine PGY2
  • Episode Reviewed By : Charley Boyd, GP in Camrose, AB
  • Hosts : Kyla Freeman (FM-PGY2), Patricia Massel (FM-PGY2), & Caitlin Blewett (MS4)
  • Episode Art : Aikansha Chawla

In today’s episode we explore the world of placental abnormalities. We will review placenta previa, acreta spectrum disorders, and cord anomalies including velamentous cords and the single umbilical artery. In this review we hope to share which one’s are interesting, which one’s need extra workup or monitoring, and which one’s are downright dangerous requiring specialist care?


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