What causes abruptio placentae?

Updated: Nov 30, 2018
  • Author: Shad H Deering, MD; Chief Editor: Carl V Smith, MD  more...
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The primary cause of placental abruption is usually unknown, but multiple risk factors have been identified. [1, 2, 3] However, only a few events have been closely linked to this condition.

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