Miscarriage & Ectopic Pregnancy
Many women are concerned about having a pregnancy complication. Miscarriage and ectopic pregnancy are two of those complications you may have heard about.
Whether you think that you may be at risk for a complication, or are a concerned for a friend or family member, or are just curious, you may have many questions. Read more about miscarriage and ectopic pregnancy to help ease your worries. And if you have further concerns, be sure to talk to trusted a healthcare provider.
Miscarriage - also referred to as spontaneous abortion or pregnancy loss, is the loss of pregnancy before 20 weeks of pregnancy. The embryo of fetus cannot survive on its own outside the uterus that early in pregnancy.
Ectopic pregnancy happens when a fertilized egg implany outside of the uterus. Ectopic pregnancies are serious; they can cause internal bleeding, infection, and death.