Placental insufficiency

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Synonyms: Uteroplacental vascular insufficiency

A rare obstetric disease characterized by inadequate blood flow to the placenta during pregnancy resulting in a decrease in trans-placental transfer of oxygen and nutrients to the fetus potentially leading to fetal growth retardation distress or death. Maternal risk factors include preeclampsia gestational diabetes and smoking among others.

Data from Orphanet are used to provide information on a disease's name, synonym(s), and overview. Reference: Access aggregated data from Orphanet at Orphadata. Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http://www.orphadata.org. Data version July 2024

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