abdominocyesis

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abdominocyesis

[ab‚däm·ə·nō·sī′ē·səs]
(medicine)
Implantation and development of the fertilized ovum in the peritoneal cavity. Also known as abdominal pregnancy.
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6 It is subdivided in to two groups based on Studdiford Criteria;7 a) primary abdominal pregnancy characterized by, i) normal fallopian tubes and ovaries with no evidence of recent or past pregnancy, ii) no evidence of uteroperitoneal fistula, iii) The pregnancy exclusively related to peritoneal surfaces; b) secondary abdominal pregnancy in which there is evidence of tubal rupture or tubal abortion with secondary implantation.
Foetal bones were extruded from umblicus in this case and was a case of secondary abdominal pregnancy.
Secondary abdominal pregnancy and its associated diagnostic and operative dilemma: three case reports.
With a secondary abdominal pregnancy or a broad-ligament heterotopic pregnancy in mind, it was decided to perform exploratory laparotomy.
Advanced secondary abdominal pregnancy following rupture of rudimentary horn.
In secondary abdominal pregnancy, a viable placenta separates from its primary implantation site as a result of tubal abortion or rupture.