Giant chorioangioma with severe polyhydramnios presenting with abruptio placenta: a case report
Keywords:Chorioangioma, Polyhydramnios, Pregnancy disorders, Ultrasonography placental tumor
AbstractChorioangioma is the most common non trophoblastic tumor of the placenta which can result in pregnancy complications with attendant maternal and fetal mortality and morbidity.Although majority of them are asymptomatic, clinical course depends mainly on the size of the neoplasm.We present a case of large symptomatic placental chorioangioma managed successfully at Shri B M Patil Medical College,Vijayapura.The patient presented with acute features of abruptio placenta secondary to sudden decompression of uterus with polyhydramnios associated with large placental capillary chorioangioma of 10 cm size.Immediate intervention with Emergency LSCS helped rescue the baby of Intauterine demise and possible hemorrhagic morbidity in the mother.Further gross and histological examination confirmed the diagnosis.
Barros A, Freitas AC, Cabral AJ, Camacho MC, Costa E, Leitao H et al. Giant placental chorioangioma: a rare cause of fetal hydrops. BMJ Case Reports. 2011;02:3880.
Kataria N, Singh A, Bedi PK. Giant Placental Chorangioma: A Rare Case Report. J Clin Diagn Res. 2016;10(4):ED03-4.
Bhalla S, Bhatti SG, Garg R. Pla¬cental Chorioangioma: A Rare Cause for Polyhydramnios and Fetomaternal Complications. J South Asian Feder Obst Gynae. 2018;10(4):284-7.
Kodandapani S, Shreshta A, Ramkumar V, Rao L. Chorioangioma of placenta: a rare placental cause for adverse fetal outcome. Case Rep Obstet Gynecol. 2012;2012:913878.