Am J Perinatol 1993; 10(2): 146-149
DOI: 10.1055/s-2007-994648

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Placental Chorioangioma, Prenatal Diagnosis and Clinical Significance

Hamid A. Hadi, James Finley, Diana Strickland
  • Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Section of Maternal-Fetal Medicine and The Department of Pathology, East Carolina University School of Medicine, Greenville, North Carolina
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Publication Date:
04 March 2008 (online)


We report the prenatal diagnosis of placental chorioangioma in a 32-week intrauterine pregnancy associated with polyhydramnios and enlarged fetal cardiac size that resulted in intrauterine fetal death. Ultrasound appearance, pathophysiology, and clinical significance of this entity are discussed.