accessory placenta


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ac·ces·so·ry pla·cen·ta

a mass of placental tissue distinct from the main placenta.
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accessory placenta

Succenturiate, placenta, supernumerary placenta Obstetrics An extra dollop of placental tissue separate from the main placenta
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accessory placenta

A placenta separate from the main placenta.
See also: placenta
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