Linear salpingostomy for ectopic pregnancy.

  title={Linear salpingostomy for ectopic pregnancy.},
  author={Kim L Thornton and Michael Peter Diamond and Alan H. Decherney},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology clinics of North America},
  volume={18 1},
Linear salpingostomy is the procedure of choice for management of uncomplicated ectopic gestations if certain constraints are met. The procedure is straightforward and may be performed by laparotomy. However, laparoscopic salpingostomy is becoming the preferred approach. Additionally, laparoscopy decreased operative time, hospital stay, and patient recovery… CONTINUE READING