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Placenta Previa

"Placenta Previa" 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 the PLACENTA implants in the lower segment of the UTERUS (the zone of dilation) and may cover part or all of the opening of the CERVIX. It is often associated with serious antepartum bleeding and PREMATURE LABOR.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Placenta Previa" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Placenta Previa" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 31 publications over 13 distinct years, with a maximum of 6 publications in 2019
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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.