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Year : 2022  |  Volume : 68  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 35-37

Caesarean scar ectopic pregnancy masquerading as gestational trophoblastic disease


1 Department of Pathology, Topiwala National Medical College and BYL Nair Ch. Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
2 Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Topiwala National Medical College and BYL Nair Ch. Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

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DOI: 10.4103/jpgm.jpgm_461_21

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Cesarean scar ectopic pregnancy (CSEP) is a very rare form of ectopic pregnancy in which implantation occurs at the site of the previous cesarean scar with low or absent beta-human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) levels. It has various differential diagnoses on gross and microscopic examination. A delay in the identification and management of this condition may lead to life-threatening complications. Here, we discuss the incidence and clinicopathological features of chronic CSEP, its types, and differential diagnoses.






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