oa Central African Journal of Medicine - Ectopic pregnancy in Libya - A review of 210 cases

Volume 34, Issue 11
  • ISSN : 0008-9176



The incidence of ectopic pregnancy in the eastern part of Libya is assessed in this article. 210 cases of ectopic pregnancy occurred in a period of 9 years (1978 - 1986) are analysed. The incidence of ectopic pregnancy is found to be 1 in 690 live births. Fallopian tube was the commonest site. The average age, gravidity and parity for ectopic pregnancy are 27.9 years, 3.4 and 1.9 respectively. No deaths were recorded in the present series.

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