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Chorionic villi are tiny, finger-shaped growths found in the
placenta. The genetic material in chorionic villus cells is the same as what is
in fetal cells.
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerJohn Pope, MD - PediatricsAdam Husney, MD - Family MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerLouis Pellegrino, MD - Developmental Pediatrics
Current as ofMay 30, 2016
Current as of:
May 30, 2016
John Pope, MD - Pediatrics & Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & Louis Pellegrino, MD - Developmental Pediatrics
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