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Low-lying Placenta Learning Center
Placenta previa is a complication of pregnancy in which the placenta grows in the lowest part of the womb (uterus) and covers all or part of the opening to the cervix. The placenta is the organ that nourishes the developing baby in the womb.
- Large placenta
- Enlarged uterus
- Uterine cervix scarred
- Pregnancy with history of in utero proc...
- past medical history
When the placenta covers part or all of the cervix during the last months of pregnancy, this is called placenta previa, or low-lying...
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