Understanding Placenta Previa: Symptoms, Risks, and Management
Placenta previa is a condition that affects pregnant women and is often diagnosed through ultrasound. The most common symptom associated with placenta previa is painless vaginal bleeding, which can be alarming for expecting mothers. However, it’s not always a sign of a miscarriage, and can be self-limited. Women with placenta previa are at a higher risk of experiencing recurrent bleeding and premature delivery and may require different levels of management depending on their individual case. In this article, we will explore the symptoms, risks, and management strategies for placenta previa.