Title

Placental site trophoblastic tumor (PSTT) with metastases to lungs and adrenal glands

Document Type

Report

Department

Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Abstract

Placental site trophoblastic tumor (PSTT) is a rare type of gestational trophoblastic disease and three quarters of cases follow a normal pregnancy. Metastases are very rare but when present are often widespread. It has 10 to 20% mortality rate when not treated properly. We present report of a case of placental site trophoblastic tumor with metastases to left adrenal gland and both lungs.

Publication

Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan

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