My daughter had her first baby four years ago. The baby only lived for four days due to lack of brain activity. She was the victim of a velamentous insertion. I should say, the whole family was victimized by this not-so-rare occurrence. My daughter had a hysteroscopy two years before becoming pregnant due to a uterine septum discovered on a routine ultrasound. From what I have read, that could have been the cause of the VI, since no other possible causes were present....