Blood that remains in the placenta and in the attached umbilical cord after childbirth[WP]. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cord_blood ]

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  • Cord blood is collected because it contains stem cells, which can be used to treat hematopoietic and genetic disorders.[WP]
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  • Blood that remains in the placenta and in the attached umbilical cord after childbirth[WP].
has related synonym
  • fetal blood
  • umbilical cord blood
  • cord blood
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  • UBERON:0012168

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