7) Since multiple forms of hCG characterize gestational-trophoblastic diseases such as regular and hyperglycosylated hCG, it is important for physicians managing gestational trophoblastic disease cases to make sure that an appropriate total hCG test is being used by the testing laboratory.
What does GTD stand for?
GTD stands for Gestational Trophoblastic Disease
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Introduction Gestational trophoblastic disease is an abnormal pregnancy occurring from an aberrant fertilization event.
Chapters cover topics such as vulvar dystrophies, vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia and cancer, endometrial hyperplasia and cancer, adnexal mass, ovarian tumors of low malignant potential, and gestational trophoblastic disease.
Differential expression of p57Kip2, a maternally imprinted cdk inhibitor, in normal human placenta and gestational trophoblastic disease.
Among the conditions are vulvar neoplasia, benign endometrium, pathology of the fallopian tube and broad ligament, sex cord-stromal tumors of the ovary, disease of the peritoneum, and gestational trophoblastic disease.
Selecting an appropriate hCG test for managing gestational trophoblastic disease and cancer.
If the woman does not want anymore children then in some instances a hysterectomy maybe carried out to ensure that the woman does not develop gestational trophoblastic disease.
[FIGURE 1 OMITTED] QUIESCENT GESTATIONAL TROPHOBLASTIC DISEASE Gestational trophoblastic disease (GTD) consists of a variety of disorders that arise from placental trophoblastic tissue.