hydatidiform mole

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Noun1.hydatidiform mole - an abnormality during pregnancyhydatidiform mole - an abnormality during pregnancy; chorionic villi around the fetus degenerate and form clusters of fluid-filled sacs; usually associated with the death of the fetus
abnormalcy, abnormality - an abnormal physical condition resulting from defective genes or developmental deficiencies
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Classification and morphology of gestational trophoblastic disease. Curr Obstet and Gynecol Rep.
When gestational trophoblastic disease causes a significant upregulation in hCG levels, it may produce hyperthyroidism that requires urgent treatment.
Several conditions can lead to post-abortion hemorrhage and elevated serum beta-hCG levels, such as cesarean scar ectopic pregnancy (CSP), gestational trophoblastic disease (GTD), and retention placenta increta.
Based on clinical history, investigations, and characteristic metastatic lesion on CECT Chest, in the background of gestation a final diagnosis of Metastatic Gestational Trophoblastic Disease, Choriocarcinoma with FIGO Stage III and FIGO Prognostic score 11 (high risk) was made.
Eradication of the molar tissues is the best way to reduce the risk of postmolar gestational trophoblastic diseases. In our case, the surgery remained the only possibility to remove this ectopic complete molar pregnancy.
Murphy et al., "Characterization of androgenetic/biparental mosaic/chimeric conceptions, including those with a molar component: morphology, p57 immunohistochemistry, molecular genotyping, and risk of persistent gestational trophoblastic disease," International Journal of Gynecological Pathology, vol.
Current advances in the management of gestational trophoblastic disease. Gynecol Oncol.
According to the findings of Tham, the incidence of gestational trophoblastic disease is increasing over time that the increase in the Asian population was higher than the non-Asian population18.
GlobalData's clinical trial report, "Gestational Trophoblastic Disease Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2015" provides an overview of Gestational Trophoblastic Disease clinical trials scenario.