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Question: I have done my 5th month scan.. Placenta is posterior n low lying? Wat does it mean? Is this may cause any major complications?

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Answer: Hi dear, Low lying placenta is also known as placenta prevea,which is a complication in Pregnancy.though this is not that common but placenta prevea in second trimester can fix itself till you deliver.but you need to observe for any kind of bleeding.do inform your doctor immediately about any bleeding. Most of the women with this complication would undergo c- section .keep monitoring the placement of placenta in your follow up scans.please do not lift heavy objects. Take plenty of rest. And be positive.bed rest is preffered depending upon the severity ob the issue.....
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    Shobhika elango742 days ago

    Thank you

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