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Symptoms of ectopic pregnancy

Symptoms of ectopic pregnancy

Amongst the most common symptoms of an ectopic pregnancy, we can find:

  • Sharp, stabbing pain in the lower abdomen
  • Abnormal vaginal bleeding
  • Weakness, dizziness and/or fainting
  • Lower back pain, shoulder pain and/or rectal pressure
  • Gastrointestinal symptoms such as diarrhea and/or vomiting

If you feel any of the above mentioned symptoms, you should go to the doctor immediately.

By BSc, MSc (embryologist) and BA, MA (fertility counselor).
Last Update: 03/02/2018