Hi everyone. I promised this post as soon as I got my pathology results back, so here we go.   On January 2nd 2017, after testing ...

Hi everyone. I promised this post as soon as I got my pathology results back, so here we go. On January 2nd 2017, after testing ...

Opening Up About My Partial Molar Pregnancy | Part 1 | The MIAMI Rose

Opening Up About My Partial Molar Pregnancy | Part 1 | The MIAMI Rose

Molar Pregnancy - So this pregnancy was a partial molar pregnancy, or a partial hydatidiform molar pregnancy.  There are two types of molar pregnancies:  complete moles, and partial moles.  In the complete mole, there is no genetic information in the egg, and the sperm fertilizes it and makes a copy of its own genetic material, so there are 46 chromosomes, but they are all from Mr. Swimmer.  That type of pregnancy develops into a massive placenta that looks like a snowstorm on an ultrasound…

So what does all of this mean? Molar pregnancy 101

Molar Pregnancy - So this pregnancy was a partial molar pregnancy, or a partial hydatidiform molar pregnancy. There are two types of molar pregnancies: complete moles, and partial moles. In the complete mole, there is no genetic information in the egg, and the sperm fertilizes it and makes a copy of its own genetic material, so there are 46 chromosomes, but they are all from Mr. Swimmer. That type of pregnancy develops into a massive placenta that looks like a snowstorm on an ultrasound…

Molar pregnancy. I had a complete molar pregnancy. Meaning my baby grew into a cancer. But I survived because it was caught early.

Molar pregnancy. I had a complete molar pregnancy. Meaning my baby grew into a cancer. But I survived because it was caught early.

Support website for women with molar pregnancy or other forms of gestational trophoblastic neoplasia

Support website for women with molar pregnancy or other forms of gestational trophoblastic neoplasia

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