Cineradioangiographic Visualization of the Venous Drainage of the Primate Placenta in vivo

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Science  06 Sep 1963:
Vol. 141, Issue 3584, pp. 909-910
DOI: 10.1126/science.141.3584.909


Radiopaque dye injected directly into the intervillous space of the placenta of the rhesus monkey may be observed, by cineradiography, as it spreads throughout the space and drains into the veins of the uterine wall and eventually into the systemic circulation.