Patient Comments: Ectopic Pregnancy - Risk Factors


Please discuss any risk factors you might have had for an ectopic pregnancy. Submit Your Comment

Comment from: Onsur, 19-24 Female (Patient) Published: October 24

I experienced no pain from my cystoscopy. They numb the area by pushing in a gel with a syringe. Only feels a little cold and feels like you are holding the tip while trying to urinate.

Comment from: Lat90, 25-34 Female (Patient) Published: June 08

I had an ectopic pregnancy, and was told by several doctors and specialists that it was due to getting pregnant the first month after coming off the pill, I didn't even have a period in between. Apparently the chemicals are still in your blood stream and slow the egg from travelling through the tube.

Comment from: Ishani, 25-34 Female (Patient) Published: May 29

I have two children. After twelve years of tubectomy, wondering if there is chance of ectopic pregnancy. I missed my period and I am getting stomach pain and chest pain.

Comment from: palak, 25-34 Female (Caregiver) Published: November 20

I want to confirm that I had an ectopic pregnancy in October of this year. I am very depressed and want to have the baby as soon as possible. I don’t know if there is any risk in my second pregnancy as first was ectopic.


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