The pattern of hydatidiform moles in Singapore.

Hydatidiform mole is common in Singapore, and the the incidence of malignant trophoblastic neoplastic neoplasia is significantly higher than in Western countries. Within a 10-year period (1968-1977), 538 cases of hydatidiform mole were diagnosed. On retrospective study, 498 (92.6%) were considered to be complete and 40 (7.4%) partial. The ratios of complete… CONTINUE READING