Chorioadenoma destruens

chorioadenoma destruens chorioadenoma des·tru·ens (dě-strōō’ənz)
A hydatidiform mole in which there is an unusual degree of invasion of the myometrium or its blood vessels, causing hemorrhage, necrosis, and occasionally rupture of the uterus.


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