The facts about ectopic pregnancy

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An ectopic pregnancy is a pregnancy that occurs anywhere outside the uterus. Almost always, it is in the fallopian tubes. The incidents of ectopic pregnancy is approximately one percent. With modern day techniques, we can usually diagnose it quite early, before they rupture and before they can become dangerous to the mother. It is not possible to salvage an ectopic pregnancy. Usually, we can treat them with a medication called Methotrexate that dissolves them before the crisis happens.

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Paul Crane, MD

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Paul Crane, MD, is a board-certified Obstetrician and Gynecologist and has practiced for more than 30 years. He specializes in natural childbirth and VBAC births in his practice in Beverly Hills. Paul is the father of six children ranging in age from 18 to 40. In his free time, he enjoys photography. Even after 30 years, one of his favorite things to do is deliver babies. 

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