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Placenta posterior low lying Grade 0

Hi, just want to ask some help/advice of the position of my placenta. When I was 19 weeks and 2 days pregnant, I had my ultrasound and the results says that the posterior of my placenta was low lying Grade 0. What does it mean? Now, I'm 7 months pregnant and planning to have another ultrasound . Is it possible that my placenta will go to it's proper place? Thanks and have a good day!
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replied December 20th, 2017
Hi, and thanks for your query on eHealth forum!

A low-lying placenta grade 0 is common in first trimester pregnancy. However, in only less than 5% cases, this becomes placenta previa, and can create problems with vaginal delivery. So at 7th month ultrasound there is a very good chance that the placenta has gone back to it normal position.
Please consult your healthcare provider for further guidance.

This reply to your query is just for education and counseling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit and treatment by a doctor who can examine you. Hope this helped you in making an informed decision about your health. Take care!



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