Maternal floor infarction/massive perivillous fibrin deposition: a manifestation of maternal antifetal rejection?

@article{Romero2013MaternalFI,
  title={Maternal floor infarction/massive perivillous fibrin deposition: a manifestation of maternal antifetal rejection?},
  author={Roberto Romero and Amy E Whitten and Steven J Korzeniewski and N{\'a}ndor G{\'a}bor Than and Piya Chaemsaithong and Jezid Miranda and Zhong Dong and Sonia S. Hassan and Tinnakorn Chaiworapongsa},
  journal={American journal of reproductive immunology},
  year={2013},
  volume={70 4},
  pages={285-98}
}
OBJECTIVE Massive perivillous fibrin deposition (MPFD) and maternal floor infarction (MFI) are related placental lesions often associated with fetal death and fetal growth restriction. A tendency to recur in subsequent pregnancies has been reported. This study was conducted to determine whether this complication of pregnancy could reflect maternal antifetal rejection. METHODS Pregnancies with MPFD were identified (n = 10). Controls consisted of women with uncomplicated pregnancies who… CONTINUE READING