Embryo implantation outside the uterus cannot be prevented, but it is possible to take into account the risk factors to reduce the probability of its occurrence. In addition, it is important to know if there is a history of ectopic pregnancy in the family and to inform the physician of any anomaly as soon as possible.
How can ectopic pregnancy be prevented?
By Marta Barranquero Gómez B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist).
Last Update: 01/19/2022
Marta Barranquero Gómez
Graduated in Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences by the University of Valencia (UV) and specialized in Assisted Reproduction by the University of Alcalá de Henares (UAH) in collaboration with Ginefiv and in Clinical Genetics by the University of Alcalá de Henares (UAH).