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Ectopic pregnancy in southern Iran: a statistical review of 96 cases.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  15916     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A review is presented of 96 cases of ectopic pregnacy over a 7-year period. It is noted that in recent years the incidence of this problem has increased. Inadequately diagnosed and treated pelvic inflammatory disease has been found to be the main predisposing factor (40%). The rate of extra-uterine gestation was 1:336 deliveries. In this study, previous fertility was high, and primigravidae constituted only 10.4% of the total. The effect of previous pelvic operations and pelvic infection is discussed; a statistical review of signs and symptoms is tabulated, and the management of the patient and of concomitant problems is presented.
H Javey
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  International journal of gynaecology and obstetrics: the official organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics     Volume:  14     ISSN:  0020-7292     ISO Abbreviation:  Int J Gynaecol Obstet     Publication Date:  1976  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1977-06-30     Completed Date:  1977-06-30     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0210174     Medline TA:  Int J Gynaecol Obstet     Country:  SWEDEN    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  472-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Abortion, Induced
Age Factors
Contraception Behavior
Middle Aged
Pelvic Inflammatory Disease / complications
Pregnancy, Ectopic* / complications,  diagnosis,  epidemiology
Socioeconomic Factors

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