placenta marginata

[mär′jə-nātə]

n.

A placenta having raised edges that are less elevated than those of placenta circumvallata.

Nearby words

  1. placenta,
  2. placenta accreta,
  3. placenta circumvallata,
  4. placenta fenestrata,
  5. placenta increta,
  6. placenta membranacea,
  7. placenta previa,
  8. placenta reflexa,
  9. placenta spuria,
  10. placental


The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.