Reproductive outcome after surgical treatment of ectopic pregnancy
2000 (English)In: Gynecologic and Obstetric Investigation, ISSN 0378-7346, E-ISSN 1423-002x, Vol. 49, no 4, 227-230 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Objectives: Reproductive outcome after laparoscopy orlaparotomy performed for treatment of ectopic pregnancy.
Methods: Data of 104 women were collected by aquestionnaire and from medical records.
Results: No differencesin pregnancy rate were found comparing thetwo different operative procedures. Women with a normalcontralateral fallopian tube had a better pregnancyrate compared with those with a damaged contralateraltube.
Conclusions: The crucial factor for future reproductiveoutcome after surgical treatment of ectopic pregnancyis the status of the contralateral tube.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Karger , 2000. Vol. 49, no 4, 227-230 p.
Ectopic pregnancy, Laparoscopy, Laparotomy, Fertility outcome
Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Medicine
Research subject Obstetrics and Gynaecology
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