A 22-year-old female asked:
How long can an ectopic pregnancy be carried and taken care of with drugs before surgery is needed?
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
Obstetrics and Gynecology 63 years experience
It depends: The length of time is related to the response seen in blood tests. If the levels show a fall, it may be possible to avoid surgery though it may take weeks.
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Last updated Jan 22, 2018
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