An Appraisal of the Management of Ectopic Pregnancy in a Nigerian Tertiary Hospital

  title={An Appraisal of the Management of Ectopic Pregnancy in a Nigerian Tertiary Hospital},
  author={AO Igwegbe and G U Eleje and B C Okpala},
  booktitle={Annals of medical and health sciences research},
BACKGROUND Ectopic pregnancy has remained a significant cause of maternal morbidity and mortality especially in the sub Saharan Africa. A periodic appraisal of its management is paramount. AIM To determine the incidence and associated risk factors, for ectopic pregnancy, review available treatment modalities and suggest interventions to reduce its prevalence, morbidity and mortality. MATERIALS AND METHODS A cross sectional study with retrolective data collection of all cases of ectopic… CONTINUE READING


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