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Placenta Previa Summary

Description: Abnormal placentation in which the PLACENTA implants in the lower segment of the UTERUS (the zone of dilation) and may cover part or all of the opening of the CERVIX. It is often associated with serious antepartum bleeding and PREMATURE LABOR.

Also Known As: Placenta Praevia

Networked: 760 relevant articles (7 outcomes, 62 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Placenta Previa

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. alpha-Fetoproteins (AFP) : 1 study in 7 results : IBA
  2. Smoke : 1 study in 5 results : IBA
  3. Messenger RNA (mRNA) : 1 study in 5 results : IBA
  4. Ritodrine (Yutopar) : 1 study in 4 results : FDA 9
  5. Cocaine (Cocaine HCl) : 1 study in 4 results : IBA
  6. MicroRNAs (MicroRNA) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  7. Vasopressins (Vasopressin) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  8. Paraffin : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  9. Hormones : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  10. Complement System Proteins (Complement) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
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Diseases Related to Placenta Previa

  1. Hemorrhage
  2. Polyhydramnios
  3. Moyamoya Disease (Moya-Moya Disease)
  4. Placenta Accreta
  5. Abruptio Placentae (Placental Abruption)
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Key Therapies for Placenta Previa

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  1. Cesarean Section (Caesarean Section) : 6 outcomes 35 studies in 417 results
  2. General Anesthesia : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 10 results
  3. Epidural Anesthesia : 2 outcomes 1 study in 4 results
  4. Cervical Cerclage : 1 outcome 2 studies in 13 results
  5. Balloon Occlusion : 1 outcome 1 study in 17 results
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