TITLE

Diagnosing suspected ectopic pregnancy

AUTHOR(S)
Ankum, Willem M
PUB. DATE
November 2000
SOURCE
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);11/18/2000, Vol. 321 Issue 7271, p1235
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Editorial. Discusses the various methods of diagnosing ectopic pregnancies. The role of such pregnancies in cases of maternal death; Use of ultrasound in conjunction with serum human chorionic gonadotrophin (HCG) measurements; Development and implementation of transvaginal sonography; Increased ability to estimate a mother's risk for ectopic pregnancy; Use of laparoscopy in treatment.
ACCESSION #
3778284

 

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