Pinpointing extrauterine pregnancy

August 2011
Contemporary OB/GYN;Aug2011, Vol. 56 Issue 8, p42
Academic Journal
The article discusses the identification of extrauterine pregnancy through transvaginal ultrasound (TVS), obtaining serum hCG levels, and visibility of embryonic and extraembryonic structures. It offers details on the utility of progesterone levels in ectopic pregnancies (EP) and the global differences in the approach to pregnancy of unknown location (PULs). Also discussed are the two cases that highlight the diagnosis, management of the patient.


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