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Ectopic Pregnancy
Growth Restricted Baby
Oligohydramnios
Polyhydramnios
Placental Abruption


ECTOPIC PREGNANCY



Ectopic pregnancy:It is where a fertilized egg (ovum) grows outside the womb (uterus). The fetus never survives and the life of the mother may be threatened if she is not treated quickly.

 



Ectopic Pregnancy: Internal View

 


Ectopic Pregnancy: Embryo a few weeks old


GROWTH RESTRICTED BABY




Growth Restricted Baby, see: IGR




Lack of oxygen and nutrients can cause growth restricted babies

OLIGOHYDRAMNIOS



Oligohydramnios: Too little fluid in the amniotic sac

POLYHYDRAMNIOS


Polyhdramnios: Too much fluid.

PLACENTAL ABRUPTION



Placental Abruption: Premature separation of the placenta from the uterus during pregnancy




Placenta Abruption: Placenta delivered after childbirth showing large hemorrhage

 

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