transplacental

[ trans-pluh-sen-tl ]
/ ˌtræns pləˈsɛn 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 forms

trans′pla•cental•ly adv.
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