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abruptio placentae

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noun ab·rup·tio pla·cen·tae \ ə-ˌbrəp-shē-ˌō-plə-ˈsent-(ˌ)ē , -tē-ˌō- \

medical Definition of abruptio placentae

plural abruptio placentarum play \-ˌplas-ᵊn-ˈtar-əm, -ˈtär-\ or abruptiones placentarum play \-shē-ˌō-(ˌ)nēz-, -tē-ˌō-ˌnās-\
:premature detachment of the placenta from the wall of the uterus called also ablatio placentae

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