Large Placenta and Small Foetus at Early Gestation Predicts Foetal Growth Restriction due to Placental Dysmorphology QR01-QR03
Dr. Akhila Vasudeva,
Professor and Unit chief, Department Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Kasturba Medical College,
Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal-576104, Karnataka, India.
When placenta appears large on ultrasound, there are certain differential diagnoses to be kept in mind. We present a series of three cases in which large placenta was observed in first trimester scan. All three pregnancies resulted in Foetal Growth Restriction (FGR) associated with placental morphological abnormality.