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  1. abruptio placentae(noun)

    a disorder of pregnancy in which the placenta prematurely separates from the wall of the uterus

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  1. Abruptio Placentae

    Premature separation of the normally implanted PLACENTA from the UTERUS. Signs of varying degree of severity include UTERINE BLEEDING, uterine MUSCLE HYPERTONIA, and FETAL DISTRESS or FETAL DEATH.


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