Maurício Guilherme Campos Viggiano

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OBJECTIVE To evaluate treatment of Brazilian patients with gestational trophoblastic disease (GTD). STUDY DESIGN A retrospective cohort study with analysis of medical reports performed in 10 Brazilian referral centers from January 2000 to December 2011. RESULTS Of 5,250 patients 3 died (0.06%) at the time of uterine evacuation. Spontaneous remission of(More)
A retrospective study was made of maternal deaths at the General Hospital of Goiania/INAMPS during the years 1974-1983. The objective was to analyse the general and annual incidence of maternal mortality, as well as the incidence by age group, parity, gestational age, type of delivery, etiology, general state of the patient at admission, and avoidability(More)
OBJECTIVE To report on the Brazilian Association of Gestational Trophoblastic Disease's (GTD) formation of a network of regional care at specialized centers for women with GTD. STUDY DESIGN We developed a questionnaire composed of 15 questions, which was sent by email to the 38 Brazilian GTD Reference Center (BGTDRC) Directors who are members of the(More)
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the risk of gestational trophoblastic neoplasia (GTN) after spontaneous human chorionic gonadotropin normalization in postmolar follow-up. METHODS Retrospective chart review of 2284 consecutive cases of hydatidiform mole with spontaneous normalization of hCG following uterine evacuation treated at one of five Brazilian reference(More)
OBJECTIVE To compare the outcomes of Brazilian patients with molar pregnancy who continue human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) surveillance with those treated with chemotherapy when hCG was still positive, but falling at 6months after uterine evacuation. METHODS Retrospective chart review of 12,526 patients with hydatidiform mole treated at one of nine(More)
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