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What are the signs of an ectopic pregnancy?

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2015-07-14 15:06:55
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The first warning signs of an ectopic pregnancy are often pain or vaginal bleeding. You might feel pain in your pelvis, abdomen, or, in extreme cases, even your shoulder or neck (if blood from a ruptured ectopic pregnancy builds up and irritates certain nerves). Most women describe the pain as sharp and stabbing. It may concentrate on one side of the pelvis and come and go or vary in intensity.

Any of the following additional symptoms can also suggest an ectopic pregnancy:

  • vaginal spotting
  • dizziness or fainting (caused by blood loss)
  • low blood pressure (also caused by blood loss)
  • lower back pain
http://kidshealth.org/parent/pregnancy_newborn/pregnancy/ectopic.html

I , I decided to answer because early on I was worried that I was going to go through this type of pregnancy. Good Luck!

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