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Korean Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology 2001;44(5):968-973.
Published online May 1, 2001.
A Case of Twin Pregnancy with a Complete Hydatidiform Mole and co-existing Fetus.
Su Jung Yoo, Jong In Kim, Jeong Ho Rhee
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, Keimyung University, Taegu, Korea.
Abstract
The estimated incidence of twin pregnancy consisting of hydatidiform mole and co-existing fetus is one per 22,000-100,000 pregnancies. Most patients with hydatidiform mole and co-existing normal fetus must be cautioned about the potential for risks of malignant change and severe medical complications, such as preeclampsia, hyperthyroidism and antepartum hemorrhage, that may necessitate prompt pregnancy termination. We experienced a case of twin pregnancy with a hydatidiform mole and co-existing fetus in hypogonadotropic hypogonadismal woman who had been treated with gonadotropin for ovulation induction. A brief reviews of related literatures was done.
Key Words: Twin pregnancy, Hydatidiform mole, co-existing fetus


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