Assessment of uterine circulation in ectopic pregnancy by transvaginal color Doppler.

@article{Szab2003AssessmentOU,
  title={Assessment of uterine circulation in ectopic pregnancy by transvaginal color Doppler.},
  author={Istv{\'a}n Szab{\'o} and L{\'a}szl{\'o} Csabay and Zor{\'a}n Belics and Tibor Fekete and Zolt{\'a}n Papp},
  journal={European journal of obstetrics, gynecology, and reproductive biology},
  year={2003},
  volume={106 2},
  pages={203-8}
}
OBJECTIVE The aim of our study was to determine the effect of abnormal implantation on uterine circulation and to evaluate whether the assessment of uterinal blood flow can provide additional information for the diagnosis of tubal pregnancies. METHODS Forty-nine patients with ectopic pregnancy were examined by transvaginal color Doppler immediately before surgery. Resistance and pulsatility indices of blood flow in the uterine and tubal arteries were measured. RESULTS The blood flow… CONTINUE READING