FOGSI FOCUS: Abnormal Placentation

by Jyotsna Suri, Alpesh Gandhi, Kanan Avinash Yelikar

The Federation of Obstetric and Gynaecological Societies of India (FOGSI) is committed to the continuous acquiring of knowledge for the betterment of women’s health in India. Placenta is considered as the Tree of Life and this book will be dealing with its abnormalities. Abnormal placentation poses a diagnostic and treatment challenge for all providers caring for pregnant women. This book consists of 11 chapters, which include overview of abnormal placental implantation, diagnosis and consequences of antepartum hemorrhage, management and challenges of antepartum hemorrhage, placenta accreta spectrum, checklist for cesarean section in placenta accreta spectrum disorders, placental variants and their clinical significance, role of placental and cord examination in unexplained stillbirth, retained placenta after birth, and placental endocrinology and its clinical applications. Women need to undergo extensive surgeries such as obstetric hysterectomy and bladder repair at delivery which also has led to an increase in the severe maternal morbidity. This book will serve to reiterate the theme of FOGSI, Safety First: For Indian Women and FOGSIans.

Book Series: FOGSI


Book Detail

Editor Editor's Affiliation
1. Suri Jyotsna
Vardhman Mahavir Medical College and Safdarjung Hospital,New Delhi, India
2. Gandhi Alpesh
FOGSI-2013; Arihant Women’s Hospital; Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
3. Yelikar Kanan Avinash Government Medical College, Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India; FOGSI (2007); AMOGS (2016–18), BC Roy Awardee
ISBN 9789389776478
Speciality Obstetrics and Gynecology
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/18351
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2020
Pages 64
Book Type Professional


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