The histopathology of the developing tubal ectopic pregnancy

M. Budowick, T. R.B. Johnson, R. Genadry, T. H. Parmley, J. D. Woodruff

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Abstract

Examination of histopathologic sections taken of tubal ectopic pregnancies and gross dissections of these specimens suggest that, in the majority of cases, the growth of the developing trophoblast takes place in a largely extratubal site and that the common clinical impression that the mass associated with the tubal ectopic pregnancy is a dilated fallopian tube is largely erroneous.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)169-171
Number of pages3
JournalFertility and sterility
Volume34
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - 1980

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Reproductive Medicine
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

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