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An ectopic pregnancy is estimated to occur in up to 1 out of every 50 pregnancies.

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What is etopic pregnancies?

When the egg gets lodged in the fallopian tube instead of making its way down to the uterus. Very bad thing. Seek medical attention.

Can you have a miscarriage with a etopic pregnancy?

I understand that approximately 50% of ectopic pregnancies (or tubal pregnancies) abort naturally. This is called a tubal abortion. Many tubal pregnancies do continue to grow and will require medical intervention to resolve. IF caught in the very early stages it is possible to treat with a drug, otherwise surgery is necessary to avoid rupture.

How many pregnancies are ectopic?

More than 1% of pregnancies are ectopic, and they are becoming more common

Can baby survive after etopic pregnancy?


How common is miscarriage?

About 1/3 pregnancies end in miscarriage.

Can smoking cause complications for pregnancies?

Most definetly,it is common sense!

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Can you still have an etopic pregnancy even if the pregnancy test was negative?


How common is Hyperemesis?

Hyperemesis, or extreme nausea and excessive vomiting, occur in about 1% of pregnancies

Is vomiting common in pregnant women?

In pregnant women, nausea and vomiting (morning sickness) are common, affecting up to 80% of pregnancies

What is an etopic pregnancy?

An ectopic pregnancy is the development of the fertilized egg outside the uterus

Is it possible to have a ectopic pregnancy and a normal pregnancy at the same time?

Yes, this is called a heterotopic pregnancy. It is extremely rare, on the order of 1 in 30,000 to 50,000 pregnancies. On the other hand, heterotopic pregnancies are more common in those with assisted reproduction, up to 1 in 1000 pregnancies.

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