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Do u lose leukorrhea in ectopic pregnancy?

Vaginal discharge? In the setting of an ectopic pregnancy, patients will present with: 1. A missed period 2. Daily spotting 3. Pain on the right or left 4. A history of prior std or ectopic many women present with no risk factors, so this should always be suspected in the setting of any of the symptoms above. Read more...

Can I still get leukorrhea with an ectopic pregnancy?

Hormonal effect. I would tend to see this as a completely different problem that the ectopic pregnancy itself, and should be the least of your worries. If you have been identified as having an ectopic, you should be receiving treatment now. Once the ectopic has been addressed, if the leukorrhea does not resolve, then this needs further evaluation as well. Read more...

I'm worried about ectopic pregnancy with the Plan B step one. Is there a big chance of it happening?

10% vs 2% Check out http://www.Drugs.Com/pro/plan-b.Html: 2% of all pregnancies are ectopic. In those using progestin only contraception (such as plan b), up to 10% of pregnancies are ectopic but remember, chances of getting pregnant on any contraception are much less than if not taking birth control. However, fda doesn't feel emergency contraception increases risk: http://goo.Gl/l9gn9n. Read more...

At what point does an ectopic pregnancy become critical? Is it possible to catch one in time with regular pregnancy tests?

Ectopic pregnancy. an ectopic pregnancy may become critical at any point but the danger of rupture is greatest from 8-12 weeks. A pregnancy test alone is inadequate to diagnose an ectopic pregnancy. If there is pain in the ovary area and a positive pregnancy test an ultrasound is a good diagnostic tool. Read more...

My older sis had an ectopic pregnancy, and my younger sis was told she would have one too. Being the middle daughter, am I at risk as well?

Not necessarily. If it was a physician who has taken a history and examined your younger sister telling her of increased risk you would certainly want to ask why. If someone just threw that out because your older sister had an ectopic then i would not give it a lot of weight. Family history is a factor but prior problems in the specific individual such as infections and surgeries usually play a bigger roll. Read more...
Ectopic pregnancy. I am not sure who is passing false information there. Why would your younger sister have ectopic pregnancy? It's not hereditary at all. You're not at a higher risk for that. Read more...

What's an ectopic pregnancy? One in the tube?

Yes, also. A pregnancy is considered "ectopic" if it is anywhere other than the inside of the uterus. The most common site for an ectopic pregnancy is the tube, but they can occur on the ovary or in the abdomen as well. Read more...

If I have ectopic pregnancy can I still get pregnant with one side?

Yes. Its great that you have a built-in back-up system! If the fallopian tube on one side isn't working right, your body can use the other side and you can still get pregnant. If you do get pregnant, see your gyn right away because you will want to make sure it isn't another ectopic pregnancy. Read more...