Ultrasound diagnosis of ectopic pregnancy

Abstract

Ectopic pregnancy (EP) remains the number one cause of first trimester maternal death. Traditionally, laparoscopy has been the gold standard for diagnosis of EP. The advent of high-resolution transvaginal scan (TVS) means more clinically stable women with EPs are diagnosed earlier, well before surgery becomes necessary in many cases. Early diagnosis by TVS… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/j.2205-0140.2011.tb00192.x

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