Abdominal ectopic pregnancy

Abdominal ectopic pregnancy
Contributed by: Ed Boas

Abdominal ectopic pregnancy (20 weeks) with severe oligohydramnios, and the placenta  implanted outside the uterus.

In a published series of 20 abdominal ectopic pregnancies from Nigeria, there were 4 live births, and 1 maternal death.


Sunday-Adeoye I, et al. (2011)  "A 30-year review of advanced abdominal pregnancy at the Mater Misericordiae Hospital, Afikpo, southeastern Nigeria (1976-2006)."  Arch Gynecol Obstet. 283(1):19-24.

Accession: CL0019

Study description: CT Angio Abdomen and P