Diagnosis and management of ectopic pregnancy

Abstract

Review Overview An ectopic pregnancy occurs when a fer-tilised ovum implants outside the normal uterine cavity. 1–3 It is a common cause of morbidity and occasionally of mortality in women of reproductive age. The aetiol-ogy of ectopic pregnancy remains uncertain although a number of risk factors have been identified. 4 Its diagnosis can be difficult. In… (More)

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@inproceedings{Sivalingam2017DiagnosisAM, title={Diagnosis and management of ectopic pregnancy}, author={Vanitha N Sivalingam and W. Colin Duncan and Emma Kirk and Lucy A Shephard and Andrew W. Horne}, year={2017} }