Ectopic pregnancy

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


Lower abdominal pain of 1 day duration in a patient with 6 to 7 weeks of amenorrhoea. Urine pregnancy test is positive.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Female
Modality: Ultrasound

There is an anechoic cyst in left adnexa abutting left ovary. It shows thick echogenic wall. It contains a tiny yolk sac and a fetal pole without cardiac activity.

Both ovaries show normal echopattern.

There is an empty endometrial cavity.

There is no free fluid in pelvis.

Modality: Diagram


Case Discussion

Findings of left sided tubal ectopic pregnency.

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Case Information

rID: 43991
Case created: 1st Apr 2016
Last edited: 3rd Apr 2016
System: Obstetrics
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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