Causes and Risk Factors for Placenta Previa
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Causes and Risk Factors for Placenta Previa

Learn about the causes and risk factors associated with placenta previa, including abnormalities in the uterus lining, abnormal placenta formation, multiple pregnancies, and history of previous pregnancies. Test your knowledge on this topic!

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What is a risk factor for developing placenta previa?

Having twins or triplets

Which factor can increase the risk of placenta previa?

Smoking tobacco

What is a possible symptom of placenta previa during the first and second trimester?

Bright red bleeding

Which age group has a higher risk of developing placenta previa?

<p>Age over 30</p> Signup and view all the answers

How does assisted reproductive technology contribute to the risk of placenta previa?

<p>It significantly increases the risk</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the main reason for bleeding in placenta previa?

<p>The placenta gets detached from the uterine walls</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is a potential risk for the baby in cases of placenta previa?

<p>Intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR)</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is a potential risk for the mother in cases of placenta previa?

<p>Life-threatening hemorrhage</p> Signup and view all the answers

What could happen if the placenta grows into the wall of the uterus in placenta previa?

<p>Increased risk of hysterectomy</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is a concern related to placenta abruptio?

<p>Placenta breaking away before birth</p> Signup and view all the answers

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