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CASE REPORT

Ovarian Ectopic Pregnancy Following Assisted Reproductive Techniques: A Rare Entity

Meenakshi Bharath, Nivedita Shetty, T Shashikala, Harpreet Kaur

Citation Information : Bharath M, Shetty N, Shashikala T, Kaur H. Ovarian Ectopic Pregnancy Following Assisted Reproductive Techniques: A Rare Entity. Int J Infertil Fetal Med 2011; 2 (1):37-39.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10016-1015

Published Online: 00-04-2011

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2011; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Ovarian ectopic pregnancy should be kept in mind as a rare possibility following assisted reproductive techniques. Although early use of quantitative serum â-hCG and pelvic ultrasonography has increased our diagnostic capability for ectopic pregnancy, ovarian pregnancy still represents a diagnostic problem. Laparoscopy is the gold standard for diagnosis and treatment for ovarian ectopic pregnancy.


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