What causes a placental abruption?
In many cases, it is not known what causes a woman to have a placental abruption. Trauma, such as in a car accident or fall, can cause it. A sudden loss of amniotic fluid from the uterus can also cause a placental abruption.
Author: Kellie Heywood
First answered: 14 Oct 2014
Last reviewed: 19 May 2018
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