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This presentation of the illnesses of the placenta differs in lots of methods from the 1st such therapy in those volumes by way of the eminent Robert Meyer. it's a planned try and collect the sensible details which has been amassed in regards to the pathology of this complicated organ and to make it on hand to the training pathologist in addition to clinician. regardless of the prepared availability of the placenta for learn, the pathologist is frequently ill-prepared to interpret lesions which he could locate. in addition, it's been tough for him to discover reference fabric, released in general in journals and books with which he's not prevalent. additional­ extra, the translation of lesions affecting the placenta appeared much less not easy because the organ had served its functionality, used to be to be discarded and possibly little of importance may be anticipated from the sort of retrospective examine. lately, with new emphasis on maternal and fetal wellbeing and fitness and illness, it has turn into obvious that wisdom of pathologic adjustments within the placenta frequently presents a different perception into antenatal occasions. therefore, there was an abundance of guides during this box in recent times, a number of in publication shape. those and crucial older investigations at the morbid anatomy of the human pla­ centa are the following reviewed. This booklet has been written with a distinct viewpoint, despite the fact that, which displays our personal bias.

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III. Amnion and Chorion 139 majority of mature placentas. Histologically, the lesion may show distinct keratinization (Fig. 30) with keratohyaline granules or it may simply be composed of hyperplastic epithelium which stains deeply eosinophilic (Fig. 31). Fig. 27. Same as Figure 26. The cyst·like spaces are interpreted as dilated intercellular canals in the light of BOURNE'S findings. (H & E x 400). Fig. 28. Selective necrosis of right amnion epithelium and superficial connective tissue in intrauterine death of one of monochorionic diamnionic twins.

Obstet. Gynec. 3, 595, 1954. : A review of the pathologic anatomy of the human placenta. Amer. J. Obstet. Gynec. 84, 1595, 1962. - Major pathologic features of the placenta, cord and membranes. Proceed. Symposion on the placenta. Y. 1, 52, 1965. BENIRSCHKE, K. & W. H. BROWN: A vascular anomaly of the umbilical cord; absence of one umbilical artery in umbilical cords of normal and abnormal fetuses. Obstet. Gynec. 6, 399, 1955. M. MARIN-PADILLA: Size and number of umbilical vessels. A study of multiple pregnancy in man and armadillo.

FISH, & W. M. LESTER: Hemorrhage in placenta previa. A new concept of its mechanism. Obstet. Gynec. 1,41, 1953. BEER, D. : Vasa previa. Review of current concepts of management and report of a case. Obstet. Gynec. 3, 595, 1954. : A review of the pathologic anatomy of the human placenta. Amer. J. Obstet. Gynec. 84, 1595, 1962. - Major pathologic features of the placenta, cord and membranes. Proceed. Symposion on the placenta. Y. 1, 52, 1965. BENIRSCHKE, K. & W. H. BROWN: A vascular anomaly of the umbilical cord; absence of one umbilical artery in umbilical cords of normal and abnormal fetuses.

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