chorionitis


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chorionitis

[‚kȯr·ē·ə′nīd·əs]
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Hopkins, "Monilial chorionitis associated with an intrauterine contraceptive device," Obstetrics & Gynecology, vol.
Reporting Format.--Based on our current understanding of the disease process, it is recommended that histologic acute inflammation in the placenta, extraplacental membranes, and umbilical cord be reported as: acute chorioamnionitis (or acute chorionitis) with/without fetal inflammatory response in (specify) chorionic vessels, umbilical vein, and/or umbilical artery (or arteries).
[29] Chandwani et al.m demonstrated no cases of villitis and a higher incidence of chorionitis in placentas from HIV-positive women and p24 antigen within trophoblastic cells, contrary to other studies.