ectopic pregnancy

[n] - pregnancy resulting from gestation elsewhere than in the uterus
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Ectopic Pregnancy

Pregnancy in which the embryo develops outside of the uterus, most commonly in the fallopian tubes.
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ectopic pregnancy

An ectopic occurs when a fertilised egg implants outside the uterus, usually in a Fallopian tube, but it can be anywhere in the abdominal cavity. There is not enough room for a baby to grow, so an ectopic must be surgically removed to prevent rupture and damage.
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Ectopic pregnancy

When a developing baby starts to grow outside the womb, usually in one of the fallopian tubes. Also called tubal pregnancy.
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ectopic pregnancy

Pregnancy in which implantation occurs outside the uterus. Development of ectopic pregnancy is a life-threatening condition for the mother.
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Ectopic pregnancy

Our Ectopic pregnancy Main Article provides a comprehensive look at the who, what, when and how of Ectopic pregnancy Ectopic pregnancy: A pregnancy that is not in the uterus. The fertilized egg settles and grows in any location other than the inner lining of the uterus. The large majority (95%) of ectopic pregnancies occur in the Fallopian tube. Ho
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ectopic pregnancy

A gestation elsewhere than in the uterus. Often occurring in the fallopian tube. Presents with abdominal pain, fainting, and/or vaginal bleeding. ... (27 Sep 1997) ...
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ectopic pregnancy

extrauterine pregnancy noun pregnancy resulting from gestation elsewhere than in the uterus
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ectopic pregnancy

pregnancy in which the fertilized oocyte becomes implanted outside the uterus instead of in the wall of the uterus; this is almost always in a fallopian tube (tubal pregnancy), although occasionally the embryo develops in the abdominal cavity, ovary, or cervix uteri. Called also extrauterine pregnancy. ...
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ectopic pregnancy

condition in which the fertilized ovum (egg) has become imbedded outside the uterine cavity. The site of implantation is usually designated—e.g., ... [3 related articles]
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Ectopic pregnancy

An ectopic pregnancy, or eccysis, is a complication of pregnancy in which the embryo implants outside the uterine cavity. With rare exceptions, ectopic pregnancies are not viable. Furthermore, they are dangerous for the parent, since internal haemorrhage is a life threatening complication. Most ectopic pregnancies occur in the Fallopian tube (so-c
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Ectopic Pregnancy

A fertilized egg that has implanted outside of the uterus, is an ectopic pregnancy. Ectopic pregnancies are often called tubal pregnancies because 95% of the time the egg settles in the fallopian tube. The egg can also implant in the ovary, abdomen, or the cervix, so you may see these referred to as cervical or abdominal pregnancies. None of these
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ectopic pregnancy

Type: Term Definitions: 1. the implantation and development of a blastocyst outside the cavity of the uterus. Synonyms: eccyesis, extrauterine pregnancy, heterotopic pregnancy, paracyesis
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Ectopic Pregnancy

A pregnancy outside of the uterus, usually in the fallopian tube which cannot be sustained. Methotrexate can be used to dissolve the pregnancy without causing major damage to the tube.
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ectopic pregnancy

Embryonic development that occurs anywhere other than in the uterus (as in the uterine tubes or body cavity).
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ectopic pregnancy

Embryonic development that occurs anywhere other than in the uterus (as in the uterine tubes or body cavity).
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ectopic pregnancy

A condition in which a fertilized egg grows outside of the uterus, usually in one of the fallopian tubes. Symptoms include sharp pain on one side of the abdomen and bleeding from the vagina. Also called extrauterine pregnancy.
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Ectopic pregnancy

When a fertilized
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ectopic pregnancy

an abnormal pregnancy in which the fertilized egg implants outside of the uterus.
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ectopic pregnancy

the development of the fetus in the fallopian tube instead of in the womb
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