abdominal pregnancy


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abdominal pregnancy

[ab′däm·ə·nəl ′preg·nən·sē]
(medicine)
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Abdominal pregnancy presenting as missed abortion at 16 weeks' gestation.
MR imaging of a viable full-term abdominal pregnancy.
No definitive consensus exists as to how to provide care to patients with abdominal pregnancy, or when to intervene; each case should be individualized.
While exploratory laparotomy has been touted as the management gold standard, whether the abdominal pregnancy is early or advanced, recent case reports in the literature promote laparoscopic treatment for early abdominal pregnancies.
Details of the 3 HIV-positive patients with advanced abdominal pregnancy managed by us at the East London hospital complex between 2005 and 2009 are set out in Table I.
To our knowledge this is the first report of advanced abdominal pregnancy in HIV-positive women.
Omental pregnancy, an extremely rare form of abdominal pregnancy, can be either primary or secondary to a tubal pregnancy that aborts out of the fimbria and reimplants in the peritoneal cavity.