Subchorionic cyst

Subchorionic cyst is often considered a subtype of placental surface cyst (commonest type). They are often multiple and may be present in ~5-7% of term placentas 2. Occasionally they can compress chorionic or amniotic vessels leading to adverse fetal outcome.

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rID: 14944
System: Obstetrics
Tag: stub, cases
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Sub-chorionic cyst
  • Subchorionic cysts
  • Sub-chorionic cysts
  • Chorionic plate cyst
  • Chorionic plate cysts

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