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Table 2 A compilation of reported cases of intestinal metastases from choriocarcinoma published in English from 1933 to the present

From: Intestinal metastasis from choriocarcinoma: a case series and literature review

  Age Symptoms Time until last pregnancy hCG level before treatment (IU/mL) Metastatic lesions Primary uterine lesion Treatment Outcome
Bin Chet Toh (2020) [10]
Fatemi SR (2017) [11]
38 y
33 y
melanorrhagia
Abdominalgia, melanorrhagia
Not available
5 years
6,764
57,000
Jejunum, lung
Jejunum
No
Yes
Selective coil vascular embolization, chemotherapy
Jejunum lesion resection and anastomosis, chemotherapy
Not available
Alive
En Bee Cho (2016) [5] 40 y Abdominalgia, vaginal bleeding 2 years 8,837 Jejunum, lung, liver No Jejunum lesion resection and anastomosis, diagnostic curettage, EMA-CO Alive
Anisha Ramessur (2015) [12] 32 y melanorrhagia, anemia 5 years 77,000 Jejunum, lung, liver YES EP chemotherapy Alive
Anil Arora (2013) [13] 31 y Lower GI bleeding 5 months 25,000 Proximal ileum, cecum, ascending colon, sigmoid, rectum Yes Ileal lesion resection and anastomosis Not available
Bokhari (2009) [14] 35 y Lower GI bleeding 1 month Not available Terminal ileum, lung, spleen, kidney, posterior mediastinum No Ileal lesion resection and anastomosis Not available
M Chaturvedi (2005) [15] 30y Weakness, fatiguability, giddiness, breathlessness, and palpitations 6 months Not available Ileum, descending colon, lung, liver, pancreas, right kidney No Not available Died 5 days after admitted to hospital
PG Balagopal (2003) [16] 32 y Abdominalgia, vomiting Not available Not available Jejunum, lung, liver, brain No Small bowel resection and anastomosis, EMA-CO/BEP Not available
Bina Ravi (1997) [17] 22 y Fever, vomiting, abdominal distention Not available Not available Small bowel, liver, spleen No Small bowel resection and anastomosis Died 8 days after surgery
I.T. Magrath (1971) [18] 23y melanorrhagia 1 month > 1,000,000 IU/day Proximal ileum, ampulla of Vater, lung, liver No Small bowel resection and anastomosis Died 7 months after treatment
Sear JB (1933) [19] 32y melanorrhagia, weakness 3 years Not available Jejunum, omentum, liver No Small bowel resection and anastomosis, X-ray treatment Died 1 month after surgery