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A Case of Cervical Ectopic Pregnancy: Management and Review of the Literature

Mine Genç, Berhan Genc, Sefa Kurt, Aynur Solak

Abstract


Introduction: Cervical ectopic pregnancy is a rare type of ectopic pregnancy. It can be diagnosed by transvaginal ultrasonography at an early stage and confirmed by magnetic resonance imaging.

Presentation of case:  In such cases, early diagnosis and management can avert life-threatening consequences like uterine rupture and abundant hemorrhage, while sparing fertility. We herein discussed diagnostic process, follow-up, and management of a cervical ectopic pregnancy case.

Conclusion: Cervical ectopic pregnancy has been shown that the conservative methods are safe and reliable treatment techniques in early detected cervical ectopic pregnancy cases; they also have the advantage to spare future fertility of patients.


Keywords


methotrexate; cervical ectopic pregnancy; transvaginal ultrasonography

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