2012-01-09-11 Interstitial ectopic pregnancy © Jose Luis Volpacchio www.thefetus.net
Interstitial ectopic pregnancy
Director of Ultrasound Department, Centro de Diagnostico Dr. Enrique Rossi, Buenos Aires - Argentina
A 29-year- old (G0 ) patient was referred for an ultrasound evaluation with amenorrea and positive pregnancy test and no history of pelvic inflammatory disease or gynecology surgery, she had a mild hypogastric pain without bleeding.
Image 1,2: A longitudinal (left) and transversal (right) plane of fundus show an eccentric gestation with vitelline sac in the right cornu.
Image 3: Transversal plane of uterine fundus.
The patient had a successful laparoscopic surgery that confirmed the diagnosis.