tubal abortion


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extrusion of the product of conception through the fimbriated end of the oviduct or through a rupture of an oviduct; aborted ectopic pregnancy, the pregnancy having originated in a fallopian tube.

tubal abortion

1. A spontaneous abortion in which the fetus has been expelled through the distal end of the uterine tube.
2. The escape of the products of conception into the peritoneal cavity by way of the uterine tube.
See also: abortion
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Predanic, "Differentiating tubal abortion from viable ectopic pregnancy with serum CA-125 and [beta]-human chorionic gonadotropin determinations," Fertility and Sterility, vol.
In secondary abdominal pregnancy, a viable placenta separates from its primary implantation site as a result of tubal abortion or rupture.
Table 1: Risk Factor Distribution Risk factor Number Percentage Previous Abortion 27 21.95 Previous Tubal Surgery 1 0.81 Previous Ectopic Pregnancy 1 0.81 PID 53 43.09 Infertility Treatment 3 2.44 IUD 7 5.69 Previous LSCS 6 4.88 No Risk Factor 25 20.33 Table 2: Event Distribution Number Percentage Tubal Pregnancy 99 80.49 Ruptured (a) 86 86.87 Unruptured (b) 11 11.11 Tubal Abortion (c) 2 2.02 Chronic Ectopic 21 17.07 Ovarian 2 1.63 Pregnancy in Rudimentary Horn 1 0.81 Table 3: Surgery Intervention Number Percentage Unilateral Total Salpingectomy 83 67.48 Partial Salpingectomy 25 20.33 Salpingostomy 8 6.50 Milking of Tube 3 2.44 Ovariotomy/Salpingo-oophorectomy 2 1.63 Cornual Resection 1 0.81 Hysterectomy 1 0.81 Fig.
On the basis of USG and surgical findings, most of the patients 35 (67.3%) had isthmo-ampullary ectopic pregnancies, 8 (15.4%) patients presented as tubal abortion; 6 (11.5%) patients had fimbrial involvement.
Out of 33 tubal pregnancy tubal rupture was seen in 27 cases (79.41%), tubal abortion in 4 cases (11.76%) and unruptured tubal pregnancy in (05.88%) cases.
of cases % Site Tubal 47 94 Ampulla 38 76 Isthmus 06 12 Interstitial 02 4 Fimbrial 02 4 Ovary 01 2 Secondary abdominal 01 2 Side Right 30 60 Left 20 40 Mode of termination of tubal pregnancy (n = 48) Unruptured 04 8 Tubal abortion 22 44 Tubal rupture 23 48 Pelvic pathology Adhesions 05 10 Hydrosalpinx 06 12 Corpus luteum 03 6 Pelvic haematocele 02 4 Table 5: Treatment modalities Treatment No.