extrauterine pregnancy

noun
pregnancy resulting from gestation elsewhere than in the uterus
Hypernyms: ↑pregnancy, ↑gestation, ↑maternity

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Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary extra- + uterine
: pregnancy in which the fetus develops outside the uterus (as in a fallopian tube)

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  • Extrauterine pregnancy — A pregnancy that is not in the usual place and is located outside the inner lining of the uterus. A fertilized egg settles and grows in any location other than the inner lining of the uterus. The large majority (95%) of extrauterine pregnancies… …   Medical dictionary

  • extrauterine pregnancy — Med. See ectopic pregnancy. * * * …   Universalium

  • extrauterine pregnancy — ectopic pregnancy …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Беременность Эктопическая (Ectopic Pregnancy), Беременность Внематочная (Extrauterine Pregnancy) — развитие плода в каком либо ином месте помимо матки. Внематочная беременность возникает в тех случаях, когда оплодотворенная яйцеклетка остается в яичнике или в маточной (фаллопиевой) трубе или остается в брюшной полости. Чаще всего встречается… …   Медицинские термины

  • Pregnancy, extrauterine — A pregnancy that is not in the usual place and is located outside the inner lining of the uterus. A fertilized egg settles and grows in any location other than the inner lining of the uterus. The large majority (95%) of extrauterine pregnancies… …   Medical dictionary

  • extrauterine gestation — noun pregnancy resulting from gestation elsewhere than in the uterus • Syn: ↑ectopic pregnancy, ↑extrauterine pregnancy, ↑ectopic gestation, ↑eccyesis, ↑metacyesis • Hypernyms: ↑pregnancy, ↑gestation, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pregnancy, ectopic — A pregnancy that is not in the usual place and is located outside the inner lining of the uterus. A fertilized egg settles and grows in any location other than the inner lining of the uterus. The large majority (95%) of ectopic pregnancies occur… …   Medical dictionary

  • extrauterine — adjective Date: 1709 situated or occurring outside the uterus < extrauterine pregnancy > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • extrauterine gestation — n ECTOPIC PREGNANCY …   Medical dictionary

  • Pregnancy — The state of carrying a developing embryo or fetus within the female body. This condition can be indicated by positive results on an over the counter urine test, and confirmed through a blood test, ultrasound, detection of fetal heartbeat, or an… …   Medical dictionary

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