Cite this page: Ziadie, M. Uteroplacental insufficiency. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://pathologyoutlines.com/topic/placentauteroplacentalinsuff.html. Accessed October 23rd, 2017.
Definition / general
- Inadequate placental perfusion causing an increased risk of fetal growth restriction, premature birth and stillbirth
- Various causes, including abnormal implantation / development, maternal vascular disease, etc.
- Placenta may be small for gestational age