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 amenorrhea. Urine pregnancy test is positive.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Female

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.



Case Discussion

Findings of left sided tubal ectopic pregnency.

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Case information

rID: 43991
Published: 1st Apr 2016
Last edited: 29th Dec 2019
System: Obstetrics
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included