Gestational Trophoblastic Disease and Choriocarcinoma
Pregnancies can result in tumor formation versus actual fetal development in rare cases, referred to as gestational trophoblastic disease or GTD for short.
Placental site trophoblastic disease (PSTD) is a rare form of a type of uterine disease, called gestational trophoblastic disease or GTD and is often treated with surgery.
A dilation and curettage (D&C) is a surgical procedure in which the uterine cervix is dilated for the purpose of tissue removal.
A hysterectomy is a surgical procedure that is done to remove the uterus and is often used in cancer treatments.