The Umbilicus

  • Paul Cullis


*Definition: A bundle of vessels enclosed inside a tubular sheath of amnion which extends from the placenta to the abdominal wall of the foetus.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Paul Cullis
    • 1
  1. 1.Queen Elizabeth University HospitalGlasgowUK

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