Chorioangioma of Placenta

  • Rubby Das Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Universal College of Medical Sciences and Teaching Hospital, Bhairahwa, Nepal
  • Nilam Subedi Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Universal College of Medical Sciences and Teaching Hospital, Bhairahwa, Nepal
  • Gahana Gurung Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Universal College of Medical Sciences and Teaching Hospital, Bhairahwa, Nepal

Abstract

Chorioangioma of placenta is the commonest benign tumour of the placenta. It consists of a benign angioma arising from chorionic tissue. We report a case of placental chorioangioma which was diagnosed in the post partum period in a patient with polyhydramnios who went into preterm labor and delivered a premature baby.

Keywords: chorioangioma;  placenta; polyhydramnios.

Published
2017-12-31
Section
Case Reports