Gestational choriocarcinoma arising in a tubal ectopic pregnancy: case report.

  title={Gestational choriocarcinoma arising in a tubal ectopic pregnancy: case report.},
  author={Fazilet K{\"u}bra Boynukalin and Zafer Erol and Atilla Aral and Ibrahim Hakan Boyar},
  journal={European journal of gynaecological oncology},
  volume={32 5},
OBJECTIVES Gestational choriocarcinoma associated with ectopic pregnancy is an extremely rare event. Here we report one of these cases. CASE A 38-year-old, gravida 4, parity 3, patient was admitted to the emergency room with the complaint of abdominal pain. Peritoneal irritation signs were present and serum hCG level was found to be greater than 15000 mUI/ml. Transvaginal ultrasound images were compatible with ruptured tubal ectopic pregnancy. Hemoperitoneum and ruptured tuba were found at… CONTINUE READING


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