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what are the symtoms of a etopic pregnancy

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Asked by mrswellz at 3:16 PM on Jan. 23, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • * Abdominal or pelvic pain, usually 6 to 8 weeks after a missed period.4 Pain may get worse with movement or straining. It may occur sharply on one side at first and then spread throughout the pelvic region.
    * Vaginal bleeding that may be light or heavy.
    * Pain with intercourse or during a pelvic exam.
    * Dizziness, lightheadedness, or fainting (syncope) caused by internal bleeding.
    * Signs of shock.
    * Shoulder pain caused by bleeding into the abdomen under the diaphragm. The bleeding irritates the diaphragm and is experienced as shoulder pain.

    Answer by gemgem at 3:18 PM on Jan. 23, 2009

  • This website answers most of the questions about ectopic pregnancy:


    Answer by GrnEyedGrandma at 3:18 PM on Jan. 23, 2009

  • when you quote from a website you should note in the post the websites name, or at least say I got it on the web

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:21 PM on Jan. 23, 2009

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