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Gestational Trophoblastic Tumors and Related Tumor-Like Lesions

Introduction
Overview of Morphology, Development, and Biology of Trophoblast
Morphology of Trophoblast
Gene Expression and Immunohistochemical Features of Trophoblastic Subpopulations
Functional Aspects of Trophoblast
Classification of Gestational Trophoblastic Disease
General Features of Gestational Trophoblastic Disease
Pathogenesis of Gestational Trophoblastic Disease
Clinicopathological Features, Behavior, and Treatment of Molar Placentas
Clinicopathological Features, Behavior, and Treatment of Trophoblastic Tumors and Tumor-like Lesions
Immunohistochemical Approach for Differential Diagnosis
References

Abstract

Gestational trophoblastic disease (GTD) encompasses a heterogeneous group of lesions with specific clinical features, morphological characteristics, and pathogenesis. The World Health Organization classification of GTD includes complete and partial hydatidiform mole, invasive mole, choriocarcinoma,