Fallopian tubes
Benign or nonneoplastic conditions
Extratubal secondary trophoblastic implants


Topic Completed: 01 April 2013

Revised: 20 December 2018

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General
  • Rare complication of conservative laparoscopic procedures for tubal ectopic pregnancies
Pathophysiology
Laboratory
  • Patients have persistent elevated beta hCG titers postoperatively
Gross description
  • May be incidental, may see red / brown nodules of varying size
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Nodules of degenerating chorionic villi associated with implantation changes in the surrounding tissue