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Year : 2014  |  Volume : 1  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 54-55

Laparoscopic management of scar ectopic pregnancy

1 Embryologist and consultant in assisted Reproduction, Dr. Lad's Navjeevan Hospital, Nashik, Maharashtra, India
2 Endoscopist and Infertility Specialist, Dr. Lad's Navjeevan Hospital, Nashik, Maharashtra, India

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Dr. Nitin Laxmikant Lad
Dr. Lad's Navjeevan Hospital, Near Mahamarg Bus Stand, Holkar Road, Tidke Colony, Nashik - 422 002, Maharashtra
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DOI: 10.4103/2394-4285.146708

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This case presentation illustrates correct diagnosis of scar ectopic pregnancy by ultrasonography in correlation with the compliant of intermenstrual bleeding and pain in lower abdomen. The transvaginal ultrasonography finding suggested missed abortion in scar pregnancy. Prompt decision of laparoscopic management was taken depending upon the status of the patient and desire to preserve the fertility. Patient recovered uneventfully and conceived naturally after 10 months. She had uneventful antenatal period, underwent elective lower segment cesarean section (LSCS) at 36 weeks and delivered full-term baby. Early and accurate diagnosis, prompt management of scar ectopic pregnancy can preserve fertility.

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