Morphological changes in human placenta of wet snuff users.

@article{Ashfaq2008MorphologicalCI,
  title={Morphological changes in human placenta of wet snuff users.},
  author={Muhammad Ashfaq and Muhammad Aslam Channa and Masud Akhtar Malik and Delawar Khan},
  journal={Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC},
  year={2008},
  volume={20 2},
  pages={110-3}
}
BACKGROUND Wet snuff is commonly used by both males and females in different parts of Pakistan. Apart from other ingredients, tobacco is the major component of snuff. Adverse effects of smoking on morphology of human placenta have been shown by some previous studies. But snuff is not considered as dangerous as smoking during pregnancy. This study was designed to see the effects of snuff on morphology of human placenta. METHODS In present study total 80 human placentae, 40 from normal and 40… CONTINUE READING

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