Gestational Trophoblastic Disease

Gestational trophoblastic disease (GTD) comprises a group of rare tumors originating from cells that would normally develop into the placenta during pregnancy. The spectrum of disease includes benign disease (complete hydatidiform mole [CHM] or partial hydatidiform mole [PHM]) and malignant tumors termed gestational trophoblastic neoplasms (GTNs), which encompass invasive mole, gestational choriocarcinoma, epithelioid trophoblastic tumor, and placental site trophoblastic tumor.

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June 2017

Last Update: November 2019