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Implantation and subsequent development of a fertilized ovum outside the uterus, as in a fallopian tube.
(Pathology) pathol the abnormal development of a fertilized egg outside the cavity of the uterus, usually within a Fallopian tube
the development of a fertilized ovum outside the uterus, as in a Fallopian tube.
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|Noun||1.||ectopic pregnancy - 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