Volume 7, Issue 2, March 2019, Page: 36-40
Conservative Management, Follow-up and Perinatal Outcomes After Gestational Trophoblastic Disease with Coexistent Normal Fetus: Case Report
Herrera-Ortiz Alejandra, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics at General Hospital “Dr. Manuel Gea González”, México City, Mexico
Barrita-Domínguez Isela Juliana, Department of Maternal-Fetal Medicine at General Hospital “Dr. Manuel Gea González”, México City, Mexico
Morales-Domínguez Liliana, Department of Hysteroscopy at General Hospital “Dr. Manuel Gea González”, México City, Mexico
Rojas-Camacho Francisco Miguel, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics at General Hospital “Dr. Manuel Gea González”, México City, Mexico
Received: Jan. 23, 2019;       Accepted: Mar. 30, 2019;       Published: Apr. 22, 2019
DOI: 10.11648/j.jgo.20190702.12      View  547      Downloads  84
Background: Gestational trophoblastic disease (GTD) is the consequence of a genetic alteration that happens during fecundation. Is the term used to describe malignant lesions that originates in the chorionic villi an extra villous trophoblast. Molar pregnancies can be subdivided into complete (CM) and partial moles (PM) based on genetic and histopathological features. Case report: 23-year old patient, who presents an ultrasound which revealed a singleton pregnancy with no fetal structural abnormalities, and fetal biometry consistent with gestational age (16w + 6d). There was a placenta with focal areas of enlargement associated with numerous lucent cyst, and normal amniotic fluid, compatible with partial molar pregnancy in association with a normal fetus. After risks of subsequent fetal and maternal complications were explained to the patient and her family, it was elected to continue with her pregnancy; patient went under cesarean delivery at 31w 3d because low amniotic fluid levels (oligohydramnios) and abnormal fetal well-being tests.
Gestational Trophoblastic Disease, Partial Mole, Partial Mole Associated with Normal Fetus
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Herrera-Ortiz Alejandra, Barrita-Domínguez Isela Juliana, Morales-Domínguez Liliana, Rojas-Camacho Francisco Miguel, Conservative Management, Follow-up and Perinatal Outcomes After Gestational Trophoblastic Disease with Coexistent Normal Fetus: Case Report, Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics. Vol. 7, No. 2, 2019, pp. 36-40. doi: 10.11648/j.jgo.20190702.12
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