review | Ectopic Pregnancy



Cannot stress this enough – for any female of reproductive age with abdominal pain – you need to consider a pregnancy test. In fact, even without the abdominal pain it’s something to be excluded in many presenting complaints. Ectopic pregnancy can be serious and is often missed, and you should always have it in the back of your diagnostic mind. 


This is a great review from the BMJ with a quick, simple, clear overview of ectopic pregnancy. It’s an important diagnosis that needs to be picked up early – it’s one that you won’t miss after updating yourself here

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s