Hydatiform Mole

by Cathy Parkes November 11, 2020

Hydatiform mole (molar pregnancy) is a type of Gestational Trophoblastic Disease. Key signs/symptoms of a molar pregnancy include:

Hydatiform mole (molar pregnancy) is a type of Gestational Trophoblastic Disease.

Key signs/symptoms of a molar pregnancy include:
  • "Prune juice" discharge
  • Hyperemesis (severe n/v)
  • Elevated hCG levels


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