International Journal of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynaecology
2020, Vol. 4, Issue 2, Part C
Primary uterine choriocarcinoma presented as suspected ectopic pregnancy: A case report
Author(s): Dr. Neelam, Dr. Madhureema Verma and Dr. Manju Agarwal
Abstract: Choriocarcinoma is a trophoblastic tumor belonging to the malignant end of the spectrum in gestational trophoblastic disease. It usually occurs after a molar pregnancy, but may develop after a normal pregnancy. We report a case of 28-year-old female who presented with two-month amenorrhea and bleeding per vagina for 2-3 days. Patient was conscious, cooperative. General examination revealed severe pallor with Hb-3 gm/dl. PV findings uterus 6 weeks size, anteverted and anteflexed, on right fornix mass felt and slight bleeding present. Abdominal sonography shows right tubo-ovarian mass 10x8 cm size and free fluid seen in pouch of Douglas suspecting ectopic pregnancy. Histology findings show choriocarcinoma.
Dr. Neelam, Dr. Madhureema Verma, Dr. Manju Agarwal. Primary uterine choriocarcinoma presented as suspected ectopic pregnancy: A case report. Int J Clin Obstet Gynaecol 2020;4(2):161-162. DOI: 10.33545/gynae.2020.v4.i2c.522