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Medications for ectopic?

Medications for ectopic?

Methotrexate : This is the only medication routinely used for treatment of ectopic pregnancy. This medication is only appropriate if it meets strict criteria. ...Read more

Urethra (Definition)

The canal through which urine exits the bladder, discharging the urine externally. In men, it is about 20-cm long with a membranous, prostatic, bulbar, and pendulous segments ending at the glans penis; it gives passage to the spermatic fluid as well as urine. In the female, the urethra is about 4 cm long & in close relation with the anterior ...Read more


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Why is chemo used for ectopic?

Why is chemo used for ectopic?

Methotrexate: Methotrexate stops rapidly dividing cells by preventing utilization of folic acid. Is has been a known abortofascient drugas for years and will usually negate an ectopic pregancy. Woem who take mtx must wait 2 & 1/2 mo to rid their bodies of traces before retrying to get pregnant. ...Read more

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Should I be worried about frequent ectopic beats?

Should I be worried about frequent ectopic beats?

Extrasystoles: Frequent extra beats with an otherwise normal heart do not presage any evil in general. If the heart is structurally or functionally abnormal, the same statement doesn't necessarily hold. Without knowing the state of your heart, it isn't possible to tell you for sure whether you have a problem. ...Read more

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Ectopic beats every 2-3 beats, what does this mean?

Ectopic beats every 2-3 beats, what does this mean?

Extra beats: An ectopic beat is one where the electricity does not originate from its normal location in the heart. This results in the heart either beating prematurely, or delaying the heart beat for a very brief time. ...Read more

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Can you have ectopic symptoms 2 weeks after conception?

No: Or more exactly, at 2 weeks after conception the ectopic pregnancy sign (not a symptom) would be identical to a normal pregnancy: you miss a period and have a positive pregnancy test. Absolutely nothing else; good wishes to you. ...Read more

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What are the chances of ectopic pregancy with falope rings?

What are the chances of ectopic pregancy with falope rings?

Very small: The failure rate of all methods of "tubal ligation" are very low, and some studies suggest that the falope rings have the lowest failure rate. It is hard to quote the exact chance of an ectopic pregnancy under these circumstances, but it is increased if you get pregnant. The answer is - extremely unusual / rare. To learn more from my personal page, please visit www.Obgynhelp.Com. ...Read more

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What is supraventricular ectopic activity mean? Also what is n-n interval?

What is supraventricular ectopic activity mean? Also what is n-n interval?

Heart beat starts: In an odd place in the small chamber(s) of the heart instead of the node that is supposed to fire off the heart. This electrical trigger is above the level of the big chambers (the ventricles) so it is supra ventricular and it's not supposed to work that way so it's ectopic too.The n-n interval is a distance on the ekg that shows the length of 1 entire heart beat. Search 'heart rate variability'. ...Read more

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Had ectopic got injection a week ago bleeding this week then slowed down is it normal?

Had ectopic got injection a week ago bleeding this week then slowed down is it normal?

Probably: Methotrexate injections are used in ectopic pregnancies that meet certain criteria. As the ectopic pregnancy resolves, some women will experience irregular bleeding as the tissue built up in the uterus in response to pregnancy hormones is shed. ...Read more