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  1. Ectopic pregnancy is a life-threatening condition in which a fertilized egg grows outside the uterus, usually in a fallopian tube. (Web site)
  2. Ectopic pregnancy is a leading cause of maternal deaths among African-American women. (Web site)
  3. Ectopic pregnancy is a medical emergency that often requires surgery. (Web site)
  4. An ectopic pregnancy is usually a failing pregnancy and falling levels of progesterone from the corpus luteum on the ovary cause withdrawal bleeding. (Web site)
  5. An ectopic pregnancy is a complication of pregnancy in which the fertilized ovum is implanted in any tissue other than the uterine wall. (Web site)

Higher Risk

  1. Patients are at higher risk for ectopic pregnancy with advancing age. (Web site)


  1. But extreme pain may be cysts or perhaps an ectopic pregnancy. (Web site)

Normal Pregnancy

  1. The differential diagnosis at this point is between miscarriage, ectopic pregnancy, and early normal pregnancy.


  1. Growth of the human embryo A 10mm embryo from an ectopic pregnancy, still in the oviduct.
  2. Changes by weeks of gestational age See also: embryo and Human embryogenesis A 10mm embryo from an ectopic pregnancy, still in the oviduct.


  1. Lower abdomen midline pain in women may be due to a number of causes like inflammation of the tubes and ovaries, or ectopic pregnancy. (Web site)
  2. Women with a previous history of ectopic pregnancy, tubal surgery or pelvic infection carry a higher risk of ectopic pregnancy. (Web site)


  1. If you have symptoms of ectopic pregnancy (especially lower abdominal pain or abnormal vaginal bleeding), call your health care provider.


  1. Lower abdominal pain may be sharp, dull, or cramping and constant or intermittent in ectopic pregnancy, a potentially life-threatening disorder. (Web site)


  1. Signs of an ectopic pregnancy include cramping and abdominal pain (particularly on one side), spotting, or bleeding. (Web site)
  2. Abdominal pain may be absent in unruptured ectopic pregnancy but is almost universally present with rupture.


  1. These symptoms may be a sign of a serious infection or another problem (including an ectopic pregnancy, a pregnancy outside the womb). (Web site)


  1. In women, the differential diagnosis is much broader and includes tubo-ovarian abscess, ovarian torsion, endometriosis, and ectopic pregnancy. (Web site)


  1. An ectopic pregnancy, or a pregnancy outside the normal location in the uterus, may mimic menstrual cramping and bleeding. (Web site)
  2. Fallopian adhesions can lead to infertility and increased incidence of ectopic pregnancy in which a fetus develops outside the uterus.


  1. Several important sequelae can result from C. trachomatis infection in women; the most serious of these include PID, ectopic pregnancy, and infertility.
  2. Gonorrhea in women can cause pelvic inflammatory disease (PID), which increases the risk of ectopic pregnancy. (Web site)
  3. PID (Pelvic Inflammatory Disease) An infection of a woman's internal reproductive system that can lead to sterility, Ectopic pregnancy, and chronic pain. (Web site)

Fallopian Tubes

  1. Severe abdominal pain itself could also be due to appendicitis, an infection in the uterus or fallopian tubes, or an ectopic pregnancy. (Web site)
  2. For example, ovarian cysts, endometriosis, ectopic pregnancy, or blocked fallopian tubes can be diagnosed using this procedure. (Web site)
  3. PID can damage the fallopian tubes enough to cause infertility or increase the risk of ectopic pregnancy. (Web site)

Fallopian Tube

  1. This embryo is also from an ectopic pregnancy, this one in the cornu (the part of the uterus to which the Fallopian tube is attached).
  2. An unruptured ectopic pregnancy produces localized pain due to dilatation of the fallopian tube.

Ectopic Pregnancy

  1. Occasionally the fertilized egg will implant outside of the uterus, such as in the cervix or fallopian tube, which is known as an ectopic pregnancy. (Web site)
  2. The signs and symptoms of an ectopic pregnancy include spotting, abdominal pain and tenderness. (Web site)
  3. A pregnancy ultrasound shows if a pregnancy is in the uterus or in a fallopian tube (an ectopic pregnancy).


  1. Fallopian Tube
  2. Pid
  3. Fertilized Egg
  4. Uterus
  5. Ovarian Cysts
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