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Trophoblastic disease is a growth of abnormal tissue inside the
uterus during pregnancy. This abnormal tissue prevents the normal growth of a
This tissue can continue to grow after a miscarriage or pregnancy. In some
cases, trophoblastic disease advances into uterine cancer. Trophoblastic cancer
can remain in the uterus or spread to other parts of the body.
Current as of:
June 4, 2014
Sarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine & Deborah A. Penava, BA, MD, FRCSC, MPH - Obstetrics and Gynecology
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