ectopic pregnancy

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ectopic pregnancy

[ek¦täp·ik ′preg·nən·sē]
(medicine)
Embryonic development outside the uterus, usually within the Fallopian tube.
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This patient's presenting symptoms were suspicious for an extra-uterine pregnancy following tubal ligation.
An extra-uterine pregnancy was eventually diagnosed at our hospital by means of ultrasound, accounting for the previous failed attempts at induction.
Of the 43 childless women, 5 had previously had a spontaneous abortion, extra-uterine pregnancy, or first-trimester termination of pregnancy.