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Aneuploidy Presenting as Placental Thickness: A Case Report

Shefali Tyagi, Swapnil Bhagat

Keywords : Aneuploidy, Thick placenta

Citation Information : Tyagi S, Bhagat S. Aneuploidy Presenting as Placental Thickness: A Case Report. J South Asian Feder Obs Gynae 2021; 13 (4):275-276.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10006-1947

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 20-11-2021

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2021; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


A normally functioning placenta is critical for normal fetal growth and development. The size of placenta increases during fetal growth to allow it to do its vital functions. Thus, a normal development of placenta is important for an uneventful embryonic and fetal development. The case described here is a case of aneuploidy of chromosomes 13,16, 21, and 22 diagnosed due to the detection of increased placental thickness.

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