Study on Histomorphological Findings in Placenta in Cases of Pregnancy Induced Hypertension

Academia Anatomica International

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Title Study on Histomorphological Findings in Placenta in Cases of Pregnancy Induced Hypertension
 
Creator Kumari, Rekha
Choudhary, Nakul
Prasad, Rashmi
 
Subject Comparative Study
Histology
Morphology
Placenta
Pregnancy induced hypertension
 
Description Introduction: PIH is a common condition associated with changes in placenta. It leads to increased perinatal mortality. The present study was conducted to assess the morphological and histopathological changes in placenta in cases of pregnancy induced hypertension. Subjects and Methods: The present comparative study included 49 cases of PIH and 49 normotensive mothers. Clinical details and placental morphology were noted. Results: That the two groups are similar with no significant difference. Placental weight and diameter were similar in PIH and control groups (p>0.05). However, placental thickness and number of cotyledons were greater in PIH group (p=0.00) while placental volume was lower with significant difference (p=0.01). PIH group showed greater proportion of infarction, calcification, hyalinised area per 10 lpf and intervillous haemorrhage (p=0.00). Conclusion: PIH leads to gross and microscopic changes in placental morphology.
 
Publisher Society for Health Care & Research Development
 
Date 2020-12-22
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion
 
Format application/pdf
application/xml
text/html
application/epub+zip
 
Identifier http://aijournals.com/index.php/aanat/article/view/1756
10.21276/aanat.2020.6.2.12
 
Source Academia Anatomica International; Vol 6 No 2 (2020): July-December 2020; 56- 59
2455-5274
2617-5207
 
Language eng
 
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https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
 

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