Efterbirth

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Placenta
Placenta.svg
Placenta
Human placenta baby side.jpg
Human placenta frae juist efter birth wi the umbilical cord in place
Details
Precursor decidua basalis, chorion frondosum
Laitin Placento
TE E5.11.3.1.1.0.5
Anatomical terminology

The placenta (an aa kent as efterbirth) is an organ that connects the developin fetus tae the uterine waw tae allae nutrient uptak, waste elimination, an gas exchynge via the mither's bluid supply, fecht against internal infection an produce hormones tae support pregnancy.