The fetal arterial vasculature in placentas of insulin-dependent diabetic mothers.

  • Olle Björk
  • Published 1982 in
    Acta pathologica, microbiologica, et immunologica…
Seventeen placentas from insulin-dependent diabetic women and ten placentas from non-diabetics were studied with angiography. The fresh placentas were injected in both umbilical arteries with barium sulphate suspension. After fixation in formaldehyde, the placentas were X-rayed, intact and after being sliced in 0.8 cm slices. There were two clearly… CONTINUE READING