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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathryn Leenhouts
30 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Ultrasound: You will have blood drawn (pregnancy hormone test) and a vaginal ultrasound. If nothing is seen in the uterus and a mass is seen in the tube, an ecto ... Read More

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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. E. Regina Widman
46 years experience Family Medicine
Pregnancy test +: An ectopic pregnancy means that the fertilized egg implants outside of the uterus instead of the uterine lining. It the fertilized egg implants in th ... Read More
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Dr. Scott Schieber
27 years experience Family Medicine
Positive: Ectopic pregnancies will test positive with a urine pregnancy test
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Dr. Michael Roth
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ECTOPIC: PREG TEST WOULD BE POS IF NEG MAYBE MISCARRIAGE. NEEDES ULTASOUND
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
29 years experience Fertility Medicine
Extremely dangerous: Pelvic/abdominal pain and vaginal bleeding in a pregnant woman are most common symptoms. These are rarely present early ectopic though, so if there's ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Coleman
25 years experience General Practice
Very rarely: Instead of implanting in the uterus the embryo has implanted in the fallopian tubes.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jaime Lopez
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
A pregnancy outside : An ectopic pregnancy is any pregnancy that occurs outside of the uterus, or womb. The most common location of an ectopic pregnancy is the fallopian tu ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Megan Bird
19 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Damage to the tubes: Ectopic pregnancy is a pregnancy that implants somewhere outside the uterus. Most often, it is in the tube but ectopics can happen on the ovary or at ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kitturah Schomberg-Klaiss
28 years experience Family Medicine
Surgery and meds: Depending on the size and age of the ectopic, sometimes medications can be given that will cause it to reabsorb into a woman's body and surgery will n ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
26 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Fetus outside uterus: When the fertilized egg implants anywhere but inside the womb, the pregnancy is called ectopic, from the greek word for out-of-place. This is a potent ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kitturah Schomberg-Klaiss
28 years experience Family Medicine
Need a pelvic exam: At a minimum, if there is any suspicion of ectopic pregnancy, you need a pelvic exam, as well as a pregnancy test, to make the diagnosis. Usually, an ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Seth Derman
33 years experience Fertility Medicine
Stuck in the tube: Conception normally occurs in the fallopian tube and the embryo travels down the tube and into the uterus where it implants. If the embryo gets stuck ... Read More

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