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Management of resistant or recurrent gestational trophoblastic neoplasia

Authors
Ross S Berkowitz, MD
Donald Peter Goldstein, MD
Neil S Horowitz, MD
Section Editors
Barbara Goff, MD
Don S Dizon, MD, FACP
Deputy Editors
Sadhna R Vora, MD
Sandy J Falk, MD, FACOG

INTRODUCTION

The term gestational trophoblastic neoplasia (GTN) is used when molar and nonmolar pregnancies become malignant. GTN comprises specific histologic entities, including:

Invasive mole

Choriocarcinoma

Placental site trophoblastic tumor (PSTT)

Epithelioid trophoblastic tumor (ETT)

                        

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