abruptio placentae

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abruptio placentae (placental abruption) (ă-brup-ti-oh plă-sent-i) n. bleeding from the placenta causing its complete or partial detachment from the uterine wall after the 24th week of gestation. Abruptio placentae is often associated with hypertension and pre-eclampsia.

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