The placenta is a large organ that develops during pregnancy. It is attached to the wall of the uterus, usually at the top or side. The umbilical cord connects the placenta to your baby.
Blood from the mother passes through the placenta, filtering oxygen, glucose and other nutrients to your baby via the umbilical cord. The placenta also filters out substances that could be harmful to your baby and removes carbon dioxide and waste products from your baby’s blood.
Anterior placenta is placement of placenta on front wall of uterus that means on your tummy side.
In anterior placenta if you touch your tummy to feel yiur baby you would instead feel your placents.
But its not a problem. With anterior placenta its just that you would feel the kicks a but late.
Mainly placenta places it self on back or front wall of uterus.
When its on back wall its posterior placenta and when in front its anterior.
Best position for placenta is posterior. When its anterior a to be mom feels the kicks bit late and can feel the kicks light they never get hitted too hard because of placenta.
When placenta is low lying or placenta pervia its a bit serious condition. Generally placenta shift up as your pregnancy progress and uterus gets bigger.
But if it doesnt c-section delivery is done.
Dear Anterior means the front, so it's when the placenta is attached to the front wall of a woman’s uterus. The fundus is the top of the uterus, so a fundal placenta is located at the top of the uterus. An anterior fundal placenta would be in the front, near the top.
Similar Questions with Answers
Question: Placenta: fundo anterior what does it means
Answer: Hi. Fundo anterior means placenta is planted at front wall of uterus. I.e on side of your tummy.
Like if you would touch your tummy to feel baby most probably you would feel your placenta instead.
Its not a problem in your pregnancy at all so dont be stressed and enjoy.
Question: What is fundo anterior placenta . anything to be worried ?
Answer: After the egg fertilises, it travels down ur fallopian tube, and gets embedded in ur uterus txactly this place where the egg implants in ur uterus, your placenta gets formed. Thus, the position where placenta implants and develops may vary from person to person.
Anterior placenta, where the placenta is positioned on the front wall of your uterus fundal position, in which the placenta lies on the top wall of your uterus.
Remember, all the positions are absolutely normal places for the placenta to get formed. so don't wry.having an anterior placenta ,
you may start noticing your baby’s movement bit later in your pregnancy and you may feel fewer movement in your second trimester compared to a woman whose placenta is in a different position.Having an anterior placenta is known to cause a problem only if the placenta is lying low and so dont worry ur placenta position is completely normal.
Question: What is fundo anterior placenta. Anything to be worried ?
Answer: No that's a good position of the placenta. Don't worry. Keep smiling