placental examination

youtube

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Clryyrv0FeI

**NOTE: This may be difficult for people to watch if they are not comfortable with blood!**

However, if you CAN watch it, it is a beautiful example of a healthy, term placenta. The wonderful Gloria LeMay goes through a typical placental examination. Not all of us have gotten to see this, so here’s your chance! The placenta is such an amazing organ!