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Abruptio Placentae

Definition of the noun abruptio placentae

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noun

  1. a disorder of pregnancy in which the placenta prematurely separates from the wall of the uterus
    • lexical domain: States - nouns denoting stable states of affairs
    • more generic words: disorder / upset = a physical condition in which there is a disturbance of normal functioning

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Google previewMaternity and Pediatric Nursing (2009)

by Susan Scott Ricci, Terri Kyle

Abruptio placentae is the separation of a normally located placenta after the 20th week of...

Google previewHemostasis and Thrombosis (2006)

Basic Principles and Clinical Practice by Robert W. Colman

Abruptio placentae is the premature separation of the normally implanted placenta from the uterine wall before the delivery of the fetus. In one large epidemiologic survey performed in the United States, the prevalence of this condition was ...

Google previewLiability Issues in Perinatal Nursing (1999)

Abruptio Plocenfoe Abruptio placentae is a premature separation of the normally implanted placenta prior to the delivery of the fetus. The incidence is approximately 1 in 90 pregnancies (Iyasu, Saftlas, Rowley, Koonin, Lawson, & Atrash, 1993) ...

Google previewWomen’s Gynecologic Health (2016)

by Kerri Durnell Schuiling, Frances E. Likis

Abruptio placentae is the premature separation of the placenta from the uterine wall. It can be classified as obvious or...

The hemorrhage associated with abruptio placentae is a life-threatening complication. This condition is also associated ...

Google previewTextbook of Family Medicine (2015)

by David Rakel, Robert E. Rakel

Abruptio placentae received renewed awareness with the causal relationship to cocaine (Kline et al., 1997). Abruptio placentae is a clinical diagnosis. Painful vaginal bleeding in the third trimester is the hallmark. Because ultrasonography for ...

Google previewMaternal and Newborn Care (2004)

A Complete Guide for Midwives and Other Health Professionals by Joanita De Kock, Christa Van der Walt

Abruptio placentae means that part or the whole of a normally situated placenta has separated from the...

Google previewConcise Medical Dictionary (2015)

by Elizabeth Martin

Abruptio placentae is often associated with hypertension ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2016)

by Mosby

aboiement abruptio placentae aboiement /ä′bô·ämäN′′/, an involuntary making of abnormal, animal-like sounds, such as barking. Aboiement may be a clinical sign of Gilles de la Tourette's syndrome. abort /əbôrt′′/ [L, ab, away from, ...

Google previewConcise Colour Medical Dictionary (2015)

by Elizabeth Martin

abruptio placentae (placental abruption) bleeding from a normally...

Abruptio placentae is often associated with hypertension and preeclampsia. abscess n. a localized collection of pus and ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2009)

by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis

See abruptio placentae. placenta accreta, a placenta that invades the uterine muscle, making separation from the muscle difficult. See also placenta increta, placenta percreta. placenta battledore. See battledore placenta. placenta bipartitia.

Google previewIllustrated Dictionary of Midwifery - Australian/New Zealand Version (2011)

by Joanne Gray, Rachel Smith, Caroline Homer

abruptio placentae accidental and premature separation ofpart ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Nursing (2014)

by Market House Books

Abruptio placentae is often associated with hypertension ...

Google previewOxford English Dictionary Additions Series (1997)

by John A. Simpson, E. S. C. Weiner

most clearly distinguished between placenta praevia and abruptio placentae. . .Rigby gave the name unavoidable hemorrhage to the former, and that of accidental hemorrhage to the latter, condition. 1977 Lancet 19 Nov.

Google previewConcise Pocket Medical Dictionary (2015)

by UN Panda

Abruptio placentae Premature separation of the placenta prior to delivery of the infant. Abscess A circumscribed collection of pus. a. amebic An abscess of the liver that ...

Google previewMosby's Medical Dictionary (2016)

by Mosby

aboiement abruptio placentae aboiement /ä′bô·ämäN′′/, an involuntary making of abnormal, animal-like sounds, such as barking. Aboiement may be a clinical sign of Gilles de la Tourette's syndrome. abort /əbôrt′′/ [L, ab, away from, ...

Google previewBailliere's Nurses' Dictionary (2014)

for Nurses and Healthcare Workers by Barbara F. Weller

abruptio placentae premature detachment of ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Toxicology (2005)

by Bruce Anderson, Ann de Peyster, Shayne C. Gad, P.J. Bert Hakkinen, Michael Kamrin, Betty Locey, Harihara M. Mehendale, Carey Pope, Lee Shugart

Cocaine useduring pregnancy canresultin an increased riskof abruptio placentae , spontaneous abortion, and lowbirthweight infantswith congenital malformations and potentially neurobehavioral impairment. Nasal insufflation of single doses ...

Google previewConcise Medical Dictionary For Health Care Practitioners(a) (2005)

by Dhirendra Verma

Abruptio Placentae : Premature breaking off of the placenta, accompanied by haemorrhage, near the end of pregnancy. Causes may be mechanical or toxic. Abscess : A localized collection of pus in a cavity formed by disintegration of tissues.

Google previewAustralian Nurses' Dictionary (2016)

by Jennie King, Rhonda Hawley

abruptio placentae (əˌbrupshioh plə sentee, tioh) premature detachment of the placenta, causing maternal shock. abscess ( absəs) a collection of pus in a cavity.

Google previewDictionary of Obstetrics and Gynecology (1988)

by Christoph Zink

abruptio placentae, dead-fetus syndrome, amniotic fluid embolism. - contact bleeding: see bleeding, postcoital. contact radiation: syn. brachytherapy; radiation” therapy with the source of radiation close to the tumor, e.g. by implantation ...

Google previewWebster's New World Medical Dictionary, 3rd Edition (2009)

by WebMD

abruptio placentae Premature separation (abruption) of the placenta from the wall of the uterus, often in association with high blood pressure or preeclampsia. Abruption is a potentially serious ...

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