Placenta reflexa

placenta reflexa placenta re·flex·a (rĭ-flěk’sə)
An anomaly of the placenta in which the margin is thickened so as to appear turned back upon itself.


Read Also:

  • Placenta spuria

    placenta spuria placenta spu·ri·a (spyur’ē-ə) n. A mass of placental tissue that has no vascular connection with the main placenta.

  • Placentate

    [pluh-sen-teyt] /pləˈsɛn teɪt/ adjective 1. having a .

  • Placentation

    [plas-uh n-tey-shuh n] /ˌplæs ənˈteɪ ʃən/ noun 1. Anatomy, Zoology. 2. Botany. the disposition or arrangement of a placenta or placentas. /ˌplæsɛnˈteɪʃən/ noun 1. (botany) the way in which ovules are attached in the ovary 2. (zoology) placentation plac·en·ta·tion (plās’ən-tā’shən) n.

  • Placentia

    [pluh-sen-shuh, -shee-uh] /pləˈsɛn ʃə, -ʃi ə/ noun 1. a town in S California. 2. ancient name of .

Disclaimer: Placenta reflexa definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.