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Placenta: twinning 02 – pathology

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Placenta: twinning 02 - pathology

  1. X and Y show where the two placentas lay against one another in utero.
  2. It is not known if twin abortions are simply due to deprivation of placental area for implantation, or if the lymphocytic immune response seen in the adjacent membranes is contributory.
  3. a is the extra-amnionic parts of the umbilical cord.
  4. b is the intra-amnionic part of the umbilical cord.