Diagnosis and laparoscopic management of 12 consecutive cases of ovarian pregnancy and review of literature.

@article{Odejinmi2009DiagnosisAL,
  title={Diagnosis and laparoscopic management of 12 consecutive cases of ovarian pregnancy and review of literature.},
  author={Funlayo Odejinmi and M. I. Rizzuto and Roderick Macrae and Oladimeji Olowu and Mohammad Zakir Hussain},
  journal={Journal of minimally invasive gynecology},
  year={2009},
  volume={16 3},
  pages={354-9}
}
We sought to determine the outcome of the laparoscopic management of ovarian ectopic pregnancy (OEP) in a United Kingdom district general hospital and reviewed the literature. We conducted a 5-year prospective cohort study of the management of OEP cases between January 2003 and January 2008. Twelve patients had OEP confirmed with histology among a cohort of 421 ectopic pregnancies. The mean gestational age was 45 days. All 12 patients had abdominal pain and 4 (33%) had vaginal bleeding. One (8… CONTINUE READING

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