Ectopic pregnancy

Last updated: Thursday, 29, July, 2010
Key InformationAppropriate Tests

FBC, blood group, blood group antibody screen.

Histopathology of tissue removed at laparotomy or laparoscopy to confirm ectopic pregnancy; endometrial curettings to exclude intrauterine gestation.

Beta human chorionic gonadotrophin, with quantitation combined with ultrasonography.