Pregnancy following bilateral salpingectomy

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This report presents a rare case of spontaneous pregnancy following bilateral salpingectomy. A woman with a history of bilateral salpingectomy was admitted to hospital because of abdominal pain and positive urine HCG. Surprisingly, ultrasound confirmed a live intrauterine fetus. The pregnancy was unwanted, and the woman decided to terminate the pregnancy. She was offered diagnostic examination to localise a potential fistula, but she declined. In a MEDLINE search of English literature this is only the second case of spontaneous pregnancy following bilateral salpingectomy
Udgivelsesdato: 2008/4/21
Original languageDanish
JournalUgeskrift for læger
Issue number17
Pages (from-to)1437-1438
Number of pages1
Publication statusPublished - 2008

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