Decidual lmmune Cell Infiltrate in Hydatidiform Mole
BACKGROUND: Hydatidiform mole is a gestational trophoblastic disease characterized by pro­liferation of the pregnancy-associated trophoblastic tissue. Complete hydatidiform mole is an entirely paternally derived lesion, and therefore, represents complete intrauterine allograft that can induce an altered maternal immune response Hypothesis: Here, we hypothesize that "the development of hydatidiform moles is associated with numeric alterations of the decid­ual immune cell infiltrate. ... Read more