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Print ISSN: 2522-6614, Online ISSN: 2522-6622

International Journal of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynaecology

2022, Vol. 6, Issue 1, Part D

Rising trends of ectopic pregnancy during COVID-19 pandemic: 1 year observational study
Author(s): Dr. Suman Khatana, Dr. Suchitra Narayan, Dr. Purnima Pachori and Dr. Chhitar Mal Yadav
Abstract: Purpose: To evaluate the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic state on ectopic pregnancies. Methods: An observational study conducted at RMC, AJMER during the period one year period from April 2020 to March 2021. Results: It was observed the incidence of ectopic pregnancies was significantly higher during the pandemic from April 2020 to march 2021 in comparison to the Aril 2019 to March 2020 period (192/14443;1.3% vs.110/14985; 0.73%). Majority of women presented late with ruptured ectopic pregnancy with hemoperitoneum and laparotomy was done in 93.75% cases. Conclusion: The COVID-19 pandemic Environment had deleterious effect on women health of reproductive age group. We found a higher rate of ruptured ectopic pregnancies in our institution during the COVID-19 Pandemic.
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How to cite this article:
Dr. Suman Khatana, Dr. Suchitra Narayan, Dr. Purnima Pachori, Dr. Chhitar Mal Yadav. Rising trends of ectopic pregnancy during COVID-19 pandemic: 1 year observational study. Int J Clin Obstet Gynaecol 2022;6(1):215-217. DOI: 10.33545/gynae.2022.v6.i1d.1138
International Journal of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynaecology