tubal pregnancy
noun Date: circa 1834 ectopic pregnancy in a fallopian tube

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  • Tubal pregnancy — A pregnancy that is not in the usual place within the uterus but is located in the Fallopian tube. Tubal pregnancies are due to the inability of the fertilized egg to make its way through the Fallopian tube into the uterus. Most tubal pregnancies …   Medical dictionary

  • tubal pregnancy — pregnancy in which the fertilized egg implants in the Fallopian tube instead of the uterus …   English contemporary dictionary

  • tubal pregnancy — noun ectopic pregnancy in a Fallopian tube • Hypernyms: ↑ectopic pregnancy, ↑extrauterine pregnancy, ↑ectopic gestation, ↑extrauterine gestation, ↑eccyesis, ↑metacyesis …   Useful english dictionary

  • tubal pregnancy — see ectopic pregnancy …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Беременность Трубная (Tubal Pregnancy) — см. Беременность эктопическая. Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

  • tubal abortion — n an aborted tubal pregnancy * * * extrusion of the conceptus through the open end of the uterine tube into the abdominal cavity, occurring in tubal pregnancy …   Medical dictionary

  • Tubal — Tub al, a. Of or pertaining to a tube; specifically, of or pertaining to one of the Fallopian tubes; as, tubal pregnancy. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tubal — [to͞o′bəl, tyo͞o′bəl] adj. of or in a tube, esp. a fallopian tube [a tubal pregnancy] …   English World dictionary

  • pregnancy — /preg neuhn see/, n., pl. pregnancies. the state, condition, or quality of being pregnant. [1520 30; PREGN(ANT) + ANCY] * * * Process of human gestation that takes place in the female s body as a fetus develops, from fertilization to birth (see… …   Universalium

  • Tubal ligation — Infobox Birth control name = Tubal ligation width = caption = bc type = Sterilization date first use = 1930 rate type = Failure perfect failure% = 0.5 typical failure% = 0.5 duration effect = Permanent reversibility = Sometimes user reminders =… …   Wikipedia

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