Variation in cord insertion

There can be several variations with cord insertion into the placenta:

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Article information

rID: 13466
System: Obstetrics
Tag: refs, stub
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Abnormal cord insertion
  • Abnormal umbilical cord insertion
  • Variation in umbilical cord insertion
  • Variation in umbilical cord insertion into the placenta

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Cases and figures

  • Figure 1: normal central disc insertion
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  • Figure 2: eccentric cord insertion
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  • Figure 3: marginal cord insertion (Battledore)
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  • Figure 4: velamentous cord insertion
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