Partial Hydatidiform Mole: Ultrasonographic Features

@article{Woo1983PartialHM,
  title={Partial Hydatidiform Mole: Ultrasonographic Features},
  author={J. S. K. Woo and C. Hsu and Lly Leong Fung and H. K. Ma},
  journal={Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology},
  year={1983},
  volume={23}
}
  • J. S. WooC. Hsu H. Ma
  • Published 1 May 1983
  • Medicine
  • Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Four patients with partial hyatidiform mole managed at the Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, are described. The diagnosis of blighted ovum or missed abortion was made on the sonographic findings prior to suction evacuation. The dominant features in these cases consisted of a relatively large central transonic area bearing the appearance of an empty gestational sac and surrounded by a thick rim of low‐level placenta‐like echoes; in contrast with the case of the blighted ovum, a well‐defined… 

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