Failed early pregnancy

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe


Dating scan.

Patient Data

Age: 30 years
Gender: Female

An intrauterine gestational sac is identified containing a fetal pole without cardiac activity.

CRL: 8mm (6w 4d). MSD: 23mm.

No subchorionic collection is demonstrated.

Internal os closed.

Case Discussion

With a CRL of 8mm and no fetal cardiac activity detectable the findings are diagnostic of failed early pregnancy.

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