Role of sonography in the diagnosis of ectopic pregnancy

Safiye Gurel, Basar Sarikaya, Kamil Gurel, Deniz Akata
Journal of Clinical Ultrasound: JCU 2007, 35 (9): 509-17
This review addresses the use of sonography in the evaluation of patients suspected of having ectopic pregnancy. The use of transvaginal and transabdominal sonography and the role of Doppler imaging in the early diagnosis of ectopic pregnancy are discussed. Various sonographic findings and pitfalls of ectopic pregnancy are analyzed, with emphasis on their diagnostic efficacies.

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