Modern management of hypervascular placental polypoid mass following spontaneous abortion: A case report and literature review

Kevin Marques, Christopher Looney, Clifford Hayslip, Larisa P Gavrilova-Jordan

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Abstract

Hypervascular placental polypoid mass is a possible source of acute hemorrhage after pregnancy. We present a case report and literature review of a rare case after spontaneous miscarriage. We describe the diagnosis, imaging, and management of placental polyps, which includes the use of iliac artery occlusion catheters with concomitant hysteroscopic resection.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Volume205
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2011
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • arterial occlusion
  • hemorrhage
  • hysteroscopy
  • placental polyp
  • spontaneous abortion

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

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