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Annals of Medicine and Medical Education
Volume 1, Issue 4 (December 2014), pp. 160-164

DOI: 10.12973/ejms.2014.133p

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Case Report

Published online on Apr 12, 2014

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COMPLETE HYDATIDIFORM MOLE WITH A HEALTHY FETUS, A TWIN PREGNANCY FOLLOWING INTRAUTERINE INSEMINATION: A CASE REPORT

Uğur KESKIN, Ali SEVEN, Murat ÖZEKİNCİ, Ulaş FIDAN, Mustafa ULUBAY, Beril YÜKSEL, Kazim Emre KARASAHIN

Abstract

Hydatidiform mole (molar pregnancy) is characterized by abnormal fetoplacental development and trophoblastic hyperplasia. We report an unusual case of a 26 year old woman with the diagnosis of twin pregnancy with a healthy fetus and complete mol hydatidiform following an ovulation induction and subsequent intrauterine insemination (IUI). On 14th weeks of gestation, a fetus with a positive fetal cardiac activity and a second intrauterine ex fetus with a hydropic placenta was seen on ultrasound. A chorionic villus sampling and an amniosynthesis were performed. After the diagnosis of complete mole which was confirmed by histopathology; the pregnancy was terminated with the patient’s will on the 17th week of gestation. 
 
Keywords: Intrauterine insemination (IUI); infertility; complete hydatidiform mole; twin pregnancy


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