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A case of tubal hydatidiform mole

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Tubal hydatidiform mole is an uncommon condition with about 40 confirmed cases in the accessible literature. The patient usually presents with symptoms and signs of a classical ectopic pregnancy, and it is only after histological examination and DNA ploidy analysis of the conceptus that a hydatidiform mole is diagnosed. We present an unusual case of primi gravida at 6 weeks gestation that was diagnosed as having ectopic pregnancy.

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Slimani, O. , Alaoui, F. , Jayi, S. , Chaara, H. , Bouguern, H. , Malhouf, M. , Hamas, N. , Bennani, A. and Amarti, A. (2013) A case of tubal hydatidiform mole. Open Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 3, 625-627. doi: 10.4236/ojog.2013.38112.


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