Placental gross/microscopic abnormalities, non-neoplastic
Diffuse chorioamnionic hemosiderosis
Reviewers: Mandolin Ziadie, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 10 October 2011, last major update October 2011
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● Hemosiderin laden macrophages / clotted blood in the membranes
● Associated with chronic abruption or chronic peripheral separation: bleeding in the decidual layer of the placenta or between the placenta and the membranes
● Hemosiderin-laden macrophages in the amnion and chorion of the membranes
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