chapter  6
16 Pages

MRI of the Placenta and the Pregnant Patient

WithPhilip S. Lim, Amy M. Mackey, Monica L. Huang

Philip S. Lim, Amy M. Mackey, and Monica L. Huang

This chapter will begin with a description of the normal placenta, then focus mostly on MR imaging of placenta accreta, and finally review some non-obstetric etiologies of abdominal pain in pregnancy. Fetal anomalies will not be included in this chapter.