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chorioadenoma

 [ko″re-o-ad″ĕ-no´mah]
adenoma of the chorion.
chorioadenoma destru´ens a form of hydatidiform mole in which molar chorionic villi penetrate into the myometrium and may invade the parametrium. Hydropic villi may be transported to distant sites, most often the lungs, but they do not grow as metastases.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

cho·ri·o·ad·e·no·ma

(kō'rē-ō-ad'ĕ-nō'mă),
A benign neoplasm of chorion, especially with hydatidiform mole formation.
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cho·ri·o·ad·e·no·ma

(kōr'ē-ō-ad-ĕ-nō'mă)
A benign neoplasm of chorion, especially with hydatidiform mole formation.
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chorioadenoma

A tumor of the womb (uterus) of intermediate malignancy between a HYDATIDIFORM MOLE and a CHORIOCARCINOMA. The tumour invades the wall of the uterus and may seed off to other sites.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005