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Posted by: Sandy | 2005/11/18

What are the chances of reoccurance of placentia preavia & premature rupture of the membranes in a second pregnancy

My first son was born at 33wks. My question is as follows:
what are the chances (percentage wise) for a reoccurence in the second pregnancy for
1. Placenta preavia
2. Premature rupture of the membranes.

Thanks !

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The recurrence of placenta praevia is low, but premature membrane rupture has about a 10% recurrence.

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