abruptio placentae

noun
ab·rup·tio pla·cen·tae | \ə-ˌbrəp-shē-ˌō-plə-ˈsent-(ˌ)ē, -tē-ˌō- \
plural abruptio placentarum\-ˌplas-ᵊn-ˈtar-əm, -ˈtär- \ or abruptiones placentarum\-shē-ˌō-(ˌ)nēz-, -tē-ˌō-ˌnās- \

Medical Definition of abruptio placentae 

: premature detachment of the placenta from the wall of the uterus

called also ablatio placentae

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