Placenta
Placental gross / microscopic abnormalities, nonneoplastic
Fat deposits

Author: Mandolin Ziadie, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 12 October 2017, last major update October 2011

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Etiology
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Vacuolated syncytiotrophoblasts and Hofbauer cells which stain positively for Oil Red O