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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Morrow, "Evidence for the existence of an androgen binding protein in hydatidiform mole vesicles," Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, vol.
Such miRNAs have potential as molecular markers for complete hydatidiform mole (CHM), which is usually diploid and androgenetic in origin.
Keywords: Partial hydatidiform mole, Pregnancy, Recurrent molar pregnancy.
Clinical evaluation of focal excision of myometrial lesion for treatment of invasive hydatidiform mole. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand.
Increased oxidative stress in patients with hydatidiform mole. Swiss Med Wkly 2003; 133: 563-6.
Metastatic trophoblastic disease after an initial diagnosis of partial hydatidiform mole genotyping and chromosome in situ hybridization analysis.
Gestational transient thyrotoxicosis Choriocarcinoma Gestational trophoblastic disease * Partial hydatidiform mole * Complete hydatidiform mole
A MOLAR pregnancy, hydatidiform mole, occurs during fertilisation.
A MOLAR pregnancy, which is known medically as a hydatidiform mole, is an abnormality of the placenta caused when the sperm fertilises an egg without a nucleus.
The two groups had similar odds of having experienced amenorrhea or infertility, having been pregnant, having had a live birth and having had an adverse birth outcome (miscarriage, ectopic pregnancy, stillbirth, neonatal death or hydatidiform mole).
But a scan at six months showed no baby but a hydatidiform mole - a rare growth caused when the embryo fails to develop.