Recurrent partial hydatidiform mole: a report of a patient with three consecutive molar pregnancies.

@article{Ko2006RecurrentPH,
  title={Recurrent partial hydatidiform mole: a report of a patient with three consecutive molar pregnancies.},
  author={Sevgi Koç and Ozlem Ozdegirmenci and G{\"o}khan Tulunay and Nejat Ozgul and Mehmet Faruk Kose and Dilek Bulbul},
  journal={International journal of gynecological cancer : official journal of the International Gynecological Cancer Society},
  year={2006},
  volume={16 2},
  pages={
          940-3
        }
}
Hydatidiform mole (HM) is the most common form of gestational trophoblastic neoplasia and is characterized by atypical hyperplastic trophoblasts and hydropic villi. Recurrence of HM is extremely rare. Here, we report the case of a patient with three consecutive partial HMs without normal pregnancy. A 28-year-old woman with gravida 3, para 0, was referred to our hospital with a diagnosis of an invasive mole in December 2003. She had three consecutive molar pregnancies in 2000, 2001, and 2003… CONTINUE READING