Primary hepatic pregnancy

@article{Chui2001PrimaryHP,
  title={Primary hepatic pregnancy},
  author={A. Chui and K. Lo and P. Choi and Matthew C. C. Sung},
  journal={ANZ Journal of Surgery},
  year={2001},
  volume={71}
}
Primary peritoneal pregnancy is rare. Implantation may occur anywhere but most commonly it occurs on the surface of the pelvic peritoneum. The liver is an exceptional site of implantation, and only 13 cases have been reported in the English literature during the past 30 years.1–13 Because of its extreme rarity, and the expectation that such occurrences will increase in the modern era of assisted reproduction, we report herewith a case of hepatic pregnancy. The particular site of implantation… Expand
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Primary hepatic pregnancy
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A case of primary hepatic pregnancy in which the presenting features were suggestive of ruptured ectopic pregnancy is described. The bleeding area on the liver was oversewn and the patient recoveredExpand
Primary hepatic pregnancy. A case report and review.
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A case of primary hepatic pregnancy in which the presenting features were suggestive of ruptured ectopic pregnancy and the bleeding area on the liver was oversewn and the patient recovered uneventfully. Expand
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A case of primary hepatic pregnancy presenting as a lithopedion in the right hypochondrium is presented and the patient recovered uneventfully. Expand
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