velamentous insertion

noun
ve·​la·​men·​tous insertion | \ ˌvel-ə-ˈmen-təs- How to pronounce velamentous insertion (audio) , ˌvēl- How to pronounce velamentous insertion (audio) \

Medical Definition of velamentous insertion

: attachment of the umbilical cord to the chorion beyond the margin of the placenta

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“Velamentous insertion.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/velamentous%20insertion. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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