transplacental

[trans-pluh-sen-tl]

adjective

across or passing through the placenta.

Origin of transplacental

1925–30; trans- + placental
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Medicine definitions for transplacental

transplacental

[trăns′plə-sĕntl]

adj.

Relating to or involving passage through or across the placenta.
Related formstrans′pla•cental•ly adv.
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