ectopic gestation

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Related to ectopic gestation: heterotopic pregnancy
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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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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).
There are no suitable animal models, because ectopic gestation is rare in animals.