Medical Research

Below, we have attempted to collate all the current medical research papers that we can find relating to Chronic Histiocytic Intevillositis (CHI) also known as Massive Chronic Intervillositis (MCI).

We aren't medical professionals on this site, only people who have, unfortunately found out about this condition through being diagnosed with it during pregnancy. The condition is so rare that, often Obstetricians only have limited knowledge of it as well. The papers on this site may prove helpful to them.

I (the webmaster), have attempted to read and summarise these papers but I am not medically trained so the original paper should always be used in preference to any summary points I make.

Placental pathology of recurrent spontaneous abortion – the role of histopathological examination of products of conception in routine clinical practice: a mini review: P.Jindal et al.

Posted on December 16th, 2011 by Vicky  |  No Comments »

This looks at 12 different studies relating to pathology of placentas and fetuses after recurrent miscarriages and stillbirths and picks up on different issues that can occur including CHI. It talks about how there isn’t consistent work being done to detect issues such as CHI in pregnancies which, while very rare, is important to do […]

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Pronostic périnatal des grossesses compliquées d’intervillites chroniques placentaires: C. Rota, D. Carles, V. Schaeffer, F. Guyon, R. Saura, J. Horovitz

Posted on December 16th, 2011 by Vicky  |  No Comments »

This is in French and I’m afraid my translation skills are rubbish! If anyone can offer to read and translate, that would be wonderful! Pronostic périnatal des grossesses compliquées d’intervillites chroniques placentaires: C. Rota, D. Carles, V. Schaeffer, F. Guyon, R. Saura, J. Horovitz

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