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Disease Pregnancy, Ectopic

Name Pregnancy, Ectopic
Synonyms Ectopic Pregnancies | Ectopic Pregnancy | Extrauterine Pregnancies | Extrauterine Pregnancy | Pregnancies, Ectopic | Pregnancies, Extrauterine | Pregnancy, Extrauterine
Definition A potentially life-threatening condition in which EMBRYO IMPLANTATION occurs outside the cavity of the UTERUS. Most ectopic pregnancies (>96%) occur in the FALLOPIAN TUBES, known as TUBAL PREGNANCY. They can be in other locations, such as UTERINE CERVIX; OVARY; and abdominal cavity (PREGNANCY, ABDOMINAL).
Categories Pregnancy complication
MeSH® ID D011271
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DiseasesFemale Urogenital Diseases and Pregnancy Complications Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pregnancy Complications Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pregnancy, Ectopic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Pregnancy, Ectopic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Pregnancy, Abdominal
  Pregnancy, Angular
  Pregnancy, Cornual
  Pregnancy, Heterotopic
  Pregnancy, Ovarian
View node Pregnancy, Tubal