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Placenta Accreta

"Placenta Accreta" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Abnormal placentation in which all or parts of the PLACENTA are attached directly to the MYOMETRIUM due to a complete or partial absence of DECIDUA. It is associated with POSTPARTUM HEMORRHAGE because of the failure of placental separation.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Placenta Accreta" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Placenta Accreta" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 44 publications over 22 distinct years, with a maximum of 5 publications in 2017
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.