TY - CHAP A1 - Yoshiki Yamashita A2 - Sousuke Katoh A3 - Yoko Yoshida A4 - Satoe Fujiwara A5 - Sachiko Kawabe A6 - Mika Hayashi A7 - Atsushi Hayashi A8 - Yoshito Terai A9 - Masahide Ohmichi ED1 - Michael Kamrava Y1 - 2011-10-26 PY - 2011 T1 - MTX Could Be First-Line Therapy Even in Cases Where hCG Level is Greater than 5,000 IU/ml N2 - Ectopic pregnancy is the second major cause of maternal mortality in the United States and a leading cause of maternal morbidity and mortality in the world. This book contains the practical methods to early diagnosis of various forms of ectopic pregnancies and their modern management. Ectopic Pregnancy - Modern Diagnosis and Management is a comprehensive book which guides the reader through all features of ectopic pregnancy, both practical and academic, covering all aspects of diagnosis and management of ectopic pregnancy in a clear, concise, and practical fashion. The book is organized so that it can either be read cover to cover for a comprehensive tutorial or be kept desk side as a reference to the ectopic pregnancies. Each chapter introduces a number of related ectopic pregnancy and its diagnosis, treatment and co-morbidities supported by examples. Included chapters bring together valuable materials in the form of extended clinical knowledge from practice to clinic features. BT - Ectopic Pregnancy SP - Ch. 12 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/20440 DO - 10.5772/20440 SN - PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2021-10-17 ER -