The recommended treatment for ectopic pregnancy depends on how far along the pregnancy has advanced and whether or not the Fallopian tube has been stretched or has ruptured. If the ectopic pregnancy is discovered very early, medication (methotrexate) can be given to end the pregnancy, and can, hopefully, save the Fallopian tube.
The hCG test, which proves pregnancy and established how far along the pregnancy is, will often signal the ectopic pregnancy as well. With a normal uterine pregnancy, the HCG levels will double every 48 to 72 hours. In the ectopic pregnancy, the hCG level will not rise that quickly and may stop rising altogether.
An ectopic pregnancy is the attachment of a fertilized egg either in the fallopian tubes or anywhere other than the uterus.  Ectopic pregnancies can turn into medical emergencies suddenly if untreated or undetected. That is why it is so important that you know the symptoms of an ectopic pregnancy ...
I was around 8 weeks when it was discovered that I had an ectopic pregnancy. emergency surgical intervention was required and I lost the baby and the tube. As a result of my very first pregnancy, age 29, being ectopic I held a higher risk of future ectopic pregnancy and would have to be closely monitored from the moment I discovered I was pregnant.
So my DH and I completed our 1st IVF and we may have a possible ectopic. I go in for an u/s on 9/13/12 which would make me 6w2d. If you expereienced an ectopic pregnancy, do you know how far along you were when it was discovered?
How far along would an ectopic pregnancy start hurting? Im 6 weeks pregnant and i hurt sometimes on my lower left side and today I had like a bloody discharge..Havent gotten to go to the doctor yet and I was just wondering Would you already know if it was in the tubes? really worried..
An ectopic pregnancy occurs when an embryo implants somewhere other than the uterus, such as in one of the fallopian tubes. Learn more from WebMD about the symptoms, causes, and treatment of an ...
based on dates of your last period and how far along the doctor things you are, the blood test will show something is wrong if you have an ectopic pregnancy. it will have a lower Hcg count.
The chance of this depends on too many factors to give you odds (where it implanted, how far along, etc). All ectopic pregnancies need to be terminated to prevent death of the mother. Make sure that you have one OBGYN that you trust to carry you through a pregnancy. If this pregnancy did end up being ectopic then you had it terminated.
Ectopic Pregnancy: Symptoms, Causes, Risks and Treatment. An ectopic pregnancy occurs when the fertilized egg attaches itself in a place other than inside the uterus. Almost all ectopic pregnancies occur in the fallopian tube and are thus sometimes called tubal pregnancies.