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Two interesting cases of ovarian pregnancy after in vitro fertilization-embryo transfer and its successful laparoscopic management.
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PMID:  19403128     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
OBJECTIVE: To report two interesting and rare cases of ovarian pregnancies, after IVF-embryo transfer, and their successful laparoscopic management. DESIGN: Case report. SETTING: Fertility Research Centre, G G Hospital, Chennai, India. PATIENT(S): Two patients with primary infertility. INTERVENTION(S): Detection of ovarian pregnancy. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURE(S): Early detection and successful laparoscopic management. RESULT(S): Pregnancy outcome following IVF-ET, early detection of ovarian ectopic pregnancy and successful laparoscopic management. CONCLUSION(S): The women who conceive after IVF-embryo transfer are at a significantly higher risk of ectopic pregnancy. Although ovarian ectopic pregnancy is a rare event, the clinician should always keep the possibility in mind as the condition can be easily missed.
Selvaraj Priya; Selvaraj Kamala; Singh Gunjan
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2009-04-28
Journal Detail:
Title:  Fertility and sterility     Volume:  92     ISSN:  1556-5653     ISO Abbreviation:  Fertil. Steril.     Publication Date:  2009 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2009-06-29     Completed Date:  2009-07-29     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0372772     Medline TA:  Fertil Steril     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  394.e17-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Fertility Research Centre, G G Hospital, Chennai, India.
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MeSH Terms
Embryo Transfer*
Fertilization in Vitro*
Pregnancy, Ectopic / pathology,  surgery
Uterus / abnormalities

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