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Pan Afr Med J. 2017 Oct 11;28:135. doi: 10.11604/pamj.2017.28.135.13889. eCollection 2017.

Interstitial ectopic pregnancy: a case report.

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Department of Radiology Lautech Teaching Hospital PMB 5000, Osogbo, Osun State Nigeria.

Abstract

Interstitial ectopic pregnancy is a rare type of tubal pregnancy that poses diagnostic challenge. It is associated with the highest risk of massive, uncontrollable bleeding and can result in uterine rupture in the second trimester. This is a rare case of unruptured interstitial ectopic diagnosed in the first trimester by ultrasonography and managed medically with systemic methrotrexate and serial ultrasound monitoring.`.

KEYWORDS:

Interstitial; ectopic pregnancy; ultrasonography

PMID:
29541285
PMCID:
PMC5847127
DOI:
10.11604/pamj.2017.28.135.13889
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