Raissa, 19th-century German physician. See: Nitabuch layer, Nitabuch membrane, Nitabuch stria.
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Besides caesarean section surgery involving uterus like myomectomy, dilatation and curettage, previous hysterotomy all lead to abnormality in placental implantation and defective Nitabuch layer formation.
Adherent placenta is characterised by abnormal attachment of placental villi directly to myometrium due to scanty or absence of decidua basalis and imperfect development of fibrinoid on Nitabuch layer.
Detailed microscopy of the contaminant revealed fibrin and 4 distinct types of epithelioid cells that together corresponded to Nitabuch layer, trophoblasts, and decidual cells.