Pregnancy marked by a neoplasm within the uterus, whereby part or all of the chorionic villi are converted into a mass of clear vesicles. ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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conversion of the early embryo into a mole.
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An abnormal pregnancy in which a mass of clear vesicles, similar to that of a bunch of grapes, grows within the uterus from the tissues of the placenta. Symptoms are generally very similar to that of an early pregnancy and a positive pregnancy test is likely. Characteristic symptoms include bleeding and an abnormally large uterus in correspondan...
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Type: Term Definitions: 1. pregnancy marked by a neoplasm within the uterus, whereby part or all of the chorionic villi are converted into a mass of clear vesicles.
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A slow-growing tumor that develops from trophoblastic cells (cells that help an embryo attach to the uterus and help form the placenta) after fertilization of an egg by a sperm. A molar pregnancy contains many cysts (sacs of fluid). It is usually benign (not cancer) but it may spread to nearby tissues (invasive mole). It may also become a malignant
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Molar pregnancy is an abnormal form of pregnancy in which a non-viable fertilized egg implants in the uterus which will fail to come to term. A molar pregnancy is a gestational trophoblastic disease that grows into a mass in the uterus that has swollen chorionic villi. These villi grow in clusters that resemble grapes. A molar pregnancy can develo
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An abnormal pregnancy in which there is no fetus
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