IMR Press / EJGO / Volume 38 / Issue 3 / DOI: 10.12892/ejgo4036.2017

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Open Access Case Report
Placental site trophoblastic tumor in early stage: a case report
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1 Obstetrics and Gynecology Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai, China
Eur. J. Gynaecol. Oncol. 2017, 38(3), 479–481; https://doi.org/10.12892/ejgo4036.2017
Published: 10 June 2017
Abstract

Here, the authors present a case of a placental site trophoblastic tumor (PSTT) in a 28-year-old gravida 1 para 1 living 1 woman three months after vaginal delivery of a female infant at diagnosis in 2014. The patient was FIGO Stage I and finally underwent a total laparoscopic hysterectomy with ovarian conservation. Subsequently, the patient received two cycles of EMA/CO chemotherapy. Patient is on regular follow-up (clinical exam, β-hCG tests, pelvic and abdominal sonography) and has shown no signs of local or systemic recurrence for 24 months.
Keywords
Placental site trophoblastic tumor (PSTT)
Diagnosis
Treatment
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