ectopic gestation

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Noun1.ectopic gestation - pregnancy resulting from gestation elsewhere than in the uterus
maternity, pregnancy, gestation - the state of being pregnant; the period from conception to birth when a woman carries a developing fetus in her uterus
abdominal pregnancy - ectopic pregnancy in the abdominal cavity
ovarian pregnancy - ectopic pregnancy in the ovary
tubal pregnancy - ectopic pregnancy in a Fallopian tube
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fehCG of above 5000 IU had a greater probability of requiring either multiple doses of Mtx or surgery for their ectopic gestation.
An ectopic gestation sac is often not surrounded by at least 5 mm of myometrium in all planes (Figure 1), as is expected for a normal IUP.
Pregnancy in the rudimentary horn is rare and represents a form of ectopic gestation.
Due to involvement of both fallopian tubes, probability of rupture is higher in comparison to unilateral ectopic gestation (2).
with repeat ectopic gestation and impairment of subsequent fertility.
At my institution, we use the beta human chorionic gonadotropin ([beta]-hCG) value in conjunction with transvaginal ultrasonography to determine whether the pregnancy is a viable intrauterine pregnancy, a missed spontaneous abortion, or an ectopic gestation.
There are no suitable animal models, because ectopic gestation is rare in animals.
There was no marked difference in the site of ectopic gestation, however 45% (n = 27) were on the right side, 40% (n = 24) on left side and 1.
New technologies permit safe abortion at less than six weeks' gestation and provide timely detection of ectopic gestation.
Management of unruptured ectopic gestation by linear salpingostomy: a prospective, randomized clinical trial of laparoscopy versus laparotomy.
Likewise, if an intrauterine sac is found and hCG levels are below the zone, an abnormal pregnancy in the form of a missed abortion or ectopic gestation is suggested.
Methods: One hundred and eighty patients who were admitted into the hospital from February 2013 to February 2014, received clinical diagnosis and were confirmed as ectopic gestation by surgery were selected as research objects.