Diagnosis of placental mesenchymal dysplasia with magnetic resonance imaging.

  title={Diagnosis of placental mesenchymal dysplasia with magnetic resonance imaging.},
  author={C Marusik and Carina Frykholm and Katherine Ericson and Johan Wikstr{\"o}m and Ove Axelsson},
  journal={Ultrasound in obstetrics & gynecology : the official journal of the International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology},
  volume={49 3},
Placental mesenchymal dysplasia (PMD) is a rare condition characterized by placental enlargement, dilatation and congestion of the chorionic plate vessels, and stem villous edema but without signs of trophoblastic proliferation. The final diagnosis requires macroand microscopic examination of the placenta by a pathologist. Its incidence has been estimated to be 0.02% per examined placenta1. Following a systematic review in 20132, it was reported that PMD resulted in an uncomplicated pregnancy… CONTINUE READING
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