Placenta & Fetal Membranes


Placenta & Fetal Membranes

Exam Yield

Probability of getting 1 Question from this chapter 30%
Ease of Revision 6.88 / 10

Question Pattern

Questions are not straightforward in this topic.

You may have to read beyond standard clinical stuff like causes or treatment of Oligohydramnios etc.

Focus on differentiating normal variants and abnormalities.

Recent Questions

Questions on this chapter from recent NEET and AIIMS examinations have been about
  • Umbilical cord – Overview
  • Amount of liquor is maximum at
  • Transport across placenta
  • Uteroplacental blood flow at term is
  • Abnormal flow patterns in the umbilical artery
  • Single umbilical artery – Overview
  • Oligo and Polyhydramnios – Causes
  • Amnioinfusion is indicated for

Suggested Revision

  • Liquor Amnii – overview
  • Oligo and Polyhydramnios – Diagnosis & Rx
  • Abnormalities of Placenta

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