Benign or non-neoplastic conditions
Extratubal secondary trophoblastic implants
Reviewer: Nicole Riddle, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Editor: Jamie Shutter, M.D.
Revised: 24 April 2013, last major update April 2013
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- Rare complication of conservative laparoscopic procedures for tubal ectopic pregnancies
- Patients have persistent elevated beta-hCG titers postoperatively
- May be incidental, may see red / brown nodules of varying size
- Nodules of degenerating chorionic villi associated with implantation changes in the surrounding tissue
End of Fallopian tubes > Benign or non-neoplastic conditions > Extratubal secondary trophoblastic implants
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